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Dutch smartphone sales up 24% in Q4

Wednesday 12 February 2014 | 10:41 CET | News
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Smartphone sales rose 24 percent in the fourth quarter in the Netherlands. That compares to a total consumer electronics market down 10.9 percent to EUR 396 million, according to GfK. The market researcher estimates a total 4.6 million smartphones were sold in the Netherlands last year, with the launch of new 4G models especially driving sales in the last quarter. Around half of all smartphones had screens larger than 4 inches, compared to around a third in 2012. Phablets, phones with a screen of 5.5-7 inches, accounted for around 4 percent of sales in Q4, and GfK expects more of these models

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: GfK
Countries: Netherlands
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