Chinese smartphone market volume hits 180 mln units in 2012

Wednesday 10 April 2013 | 05:34 CET | News
China's smartphone market volume reached around 180 million units in 2012, according to Taiwan's Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute (MIC). The market volume is estimated to hit approximately 280 million units this year. According to the estimates of China's three major telecommunication operators, the combined mobile phone user base topped over 1 billion, 700 million of which were China Mobile's users, constituting over 60 percent of market share, followed by China Unicom's 20 percent. Smartphones priced around CNY 1,000 are becoming best-selling products in China. In 2012, the share

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: China Mobile / China Unicom / Pace / Qualcomm
Countries: China
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