Romania's smartphone sales up 9% to 4.5 mln units in 2017

Monday 15 January 2018 | 08:09 CET | News
The number of smartphones sold in 2017 in Romania increased by 9 percent to 4.5 million units, writes local paper Ziarul Financiar citing head of Samsung Romania's telecom division, Cristian Cojocaru. The sales' value was up 27 percent as the demand for mid and high-range smartphones  is rising. Premium models worth over EUR 600 generated 35 percent of total sales. The market value exceeds the 1 billion dollar threshold, according to representatives of the South Korean company.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Samsung
Countries: Romania
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