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Global smartphone shipments to decline in 2019 for 3rd year in a row - IDC

Thursday 30 May 2019 | 16:07 CET | News
Smartphone shipments will fall in 2019 for the third year in a row, according to the latest study from IDC. driven by highly saturated markets in developed countries and slower churn in some developing countries. Shipments will decline 1.9 percent from the year before to 1.375 billion this year and reach 1.520 billion in 2023. In general, momentum is this year reduced in developing markets, on a slower transition from feature phones to smartphones. Pricing remains a crucial point in all markets, creating new opportunities for mid-range price points. IDC noted however that the most significant

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