Worldwide smart device market to grow 19% in Q4

Monday 10 December 2012 | 15:44 CET | News
The worldwide smart connected device market, a collective view of PCs, tablets and smartphones, grew 27.1 percent year-over-year in the third quarter, reaching a record 303.6 million shipments valued at USD 140.4 billion, according to new data from IDC. Expectations for the holiday season quarter are that shipments will continue to reach record levels, rising 19.2 percent over the third quarter and 26.5 percent over the same quarter a year ago. Fourth-quarter shipments are expected to reach 362.0 million units with a market value of USD 169.2 billion. Holiday season growth will be driven by

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / HP / Lenovo / Samsung / Sony
Countries: World
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