Smartphone shipments fall in Q3 after quarters of double-digit growth - IDC

Friday 29 October 2021 | 14:45 CET | News
Global smartphone shipments fell 6.7 percent on an annual basis in the third quarter to 331.2 million, reversing the double-digit growth experienced in the earlier quarters of the year. Chain and component shortages finally caught up with the smartphone market, affecting all vendors alike, the researchers said, adding that the constraints are not expected to ease until well into next year.

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