Sunday, 17 February 2019

Smartphones account for 96% of South Korea handset revenues

By Lewis Dowling, Total Telecom
Friday 09 March 12

Manufacturers respond to consumer demand for LTE devices as South Koreans upgrade to smartphones at rate of 96,000 per month.

Smartphones have come to dominate South Korea's mobile industry, accounting for 96% of the revenue generated by overall handset sales in the last 12 months, according to a report by GfK published on Friday. The market research firm revealed that during that time smartphone sales revenues have soared 129% to US$5…

Smartphones have come to dominate South Korea's mobile industry, accounting for 96% of the revenue generated by overall handset sales in the last 12 months, according to a report by GfK published on Friday. The market research firm revealed that during that time smartphone sales revenues have soared 129% to US$5…

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