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Belgian smartphone sales up 15%, tablets grow 72% in 2013

Wednesday 5 February 2014 | 12:11 CET | News
Around 2.3 million smartphones were sold in Belgium last year, up 15 percent on 2012, according to figures from GfK reported by De Tijd. Sales were slower in the last quarter of the year, down 2 percent from a year earlier. On average, consumers pay EUR 320 for a smartphone, around EUR 20 more than a year ago. Tablet sales were up 72 percent last year in Belgium, to around half a million units. The average price fell from EUR 400 to EUR 306. According to GfK, Microsoft especially increased sales in the tablet market, accounting for around 10 percent of sales in Belgium.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: GfK / Microsoft / Telecompaper
Countries: Belgium
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