Global touch screen shipments to reach 1.75 bln in 2013

Monday 24 December 2012 | 11:16 CET | News
Global touch screen shipments are expected to reach 1.75 billion in 2013, up 17.2 percent on 2012, according to Digitimes Research estimates. Of the shipments, approximately 1.28 billion or 73 percent are estimated to be for handsets, which will be a 14.2 percent annual increase. Shipments for touch screens used in tablets meanwhile are expected to reach 230 million units, up 38.2 percent, while touch screens for PCs are expected to reach 26.33 million in 2013, up 251.3 percent. Resistive touch screens for handsets are expected to decrease in 2013 due to Nokia using more capacitive touch

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