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GCC smartphone shipments continue decline in Q2, down by 10%

Tuesday 4 September 2018 | 12:57 CET | News
The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) mobile phone market experienced a decline in shipments in the second quarter, according to the latest figures from IDC. Overall shipments to the region fell 9.9 percent year on year and 2.1 percent quarter on quarter to 5.8 million units. The market's poor performance stemmed from a fifth consecutive quarter of decline for the smartphone segment, with shipments of these devices down 3.4 percent QoQ and 14.3 percent YoY.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / Huawei / Samsung
Countries: Middle East
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