UK to have 63 million smartphones by end-2016 - study

Monday 7 January 2013 | 10:56 CET | News
The UK had 36 million active smartphones at end-2012, with an additional 47 million active non-smartphones, according to Portio Research. The installed smartphone base is forecast to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 18 percent between 2013 and 2016, bringing the number of smartphones to 44 million by end-2013 and 63 million by end-2016. While the number of smartphones grows rapidly, the installed base of non-smartphones will decline, dropping to 39 million by end-2013 and to 21 million by end-2016.

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