Sri Lanka mobile phone market touches 1 mln mark in Q4 2014

Monday 9 March 2015 | 13:33 CET | News
The overall mobile phone market in Sri Lanka touched 1 million mark in Q4 2014, according to International Data Corporation (IDC). Smartphones contributed approximately 22 percent to the overall mobile phone market as the demand observed a continuous surge in the year. The data however, is exclusive of grey imports that are shipped to the country through illicit channels. Samsung is market leader on the smartphone category with a share of approximately 30 percent. Huawei occupies the second position with a market share of close to 18 percent and Nokia stands third with a market share of close

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Huawei China / Nokia / Samsung
Countries: Sri Lanka
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