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Smartphones make up 77% of China handset sales in Q1

Tuesday 14 May 2013 | 10:53 CET | News
Mobile phone sales in China surged 39 percent year-on-year in the first quarter, boosted by low-cost smartphones, subsidies and new services offered by carriers, reports the Shanghai Daily citing figures from the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. From January to March, 163 million handsets were sold, of which 77 percent were smartphones, the ministry said.

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