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Smartphone, tablet factory revenue to pass CE market in 2013

Sunday 27 October 2013 | 10:10 CET | News
Global factory revenue for smartphones and tablets this year will rise to become larger than revenue for the entire consumer electronics (CE) market—the first time this has ever occurred, according to a study by IHS iSuppli. Worldwide original equipment manufacturer (OEM) factory revenue for media and PC tablets and for 3G/4G mobile phones (a category dominated by smartphones) is forecast to amount to USD 354.3 billion this year. This will be 3 percent more than the USD 344.4 billion for OEM factory revenue for the CE market, a broad category that includes hundreds of product types, including

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