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Global 5G smartphone shipments to rise to 200 mln this year, curbed by coronavirus

Friday 21 February 2020 | 09:22 CET | News
Worldwide 5G smartphone shipments are set to climb more than tenfold from 19 million units in 2019 to 199 million in 2020 despite disruption caused by the ongoing coronavirus scare, according to research from Strategy Analytics. Demand will see 5G penetration rise from 1 percent of all smartphones shipped globally in 2019 to 15 percent in 2020, with China, the US, South Korea, Japan and Germany accounting for 9 in 10 of all 5G handsets sold worldwide in 2020.

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