Tuesday, 22 May 2018

Smartphone prices to rise by 7% this year

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Thursday 31 August 17

High-end smartphone market still growing strong, with demand for phablets helping ASPs, according to IDC.

The increase in smartphone prices worldwide will outstrip volume growth this year, according to new data from IDC. Smartphone shipments will grow to 1.5 billion in 2017, an increase of around 2% from 1.47 billion in 2016, the analyst firm said. That's a smaller increase than in 2016…

The increase in smartphone prices worldwide will outstrip volume growth this year, according to new data from IDC. Smartphone shipments will grow to 1.5 billion in 2017, an increase of around 2% from 1.47 billion in 2016, the analyst firm said. That's a smaller increase than in 2016…

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