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Smartphone shipments fall 6% in Q3 led by Samsung, Apple

Monday 18 October 2021 | 10:04 CET | News
Smartphone shipments fell 6 percent in the third quarter, compared to the year before, as vendors struggled to meet demand for devices amid continuing component shortages, the latest study from Canalys showed. Shortages are not expected to ease until well into next year. As a result, smartphone brands have "reluctantly" lifted smartphone prices, also on the back of global freight costs, the researcher said.

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Companies: Apple / Oppo / Samsung / Vivo / Xiaomi
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