Global smartphone shipments to reach 1.8 bln in 2017

Monday 25 November 2013 | 17:21 CET | News
Global smartphone shipments are forecast to reach 1.8 billion in 2017, accounting for 82 percent of total mobile phone handset shipments, up from 55 percent in the third quarter. According to the latest NPD DisplaySearch report, the compound annual growth rate (CAGR) for smartphones over the next five years will reach 21 percent, while feature phones will decline at a CAGR of 16 percent.

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