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Smart connected device shipments to reach 1.2 bln in 2012

Wednesday 26 September 2012 | 15:28 CET | News
The worldwide market for smart connected devices, a combination of PCs, smartphones and tablets, reached 267.3 million units shipped in the second quarter 2012, a 24.7 percent increase year-over-year, according to new research from International Data Corporation (IDC). On a revenue basis, the total was USD 131.5 billion worldwide, a 16.3 percent increase year-over-year. In the US market both PCs and smart connected devices saw a decline in units and revenues with unit shipments falling 5 percent annually to just under 47.4 million units and revenues falling 8.6 percent annually to USD 24.8

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: IDC UK
Countries: World
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