Smartphone Shipments

Smartphone Shipments in 2016 Hit a Record 1.5 Billion Units

Latest research from Strategy Analytics shows that global smartphone shipments grew 3% in 2016, hitting a record 1.5 billion units. The iPhone reclaimed its No. 1 spot with 18% global smartphone marketshare in Q4 2016, while OPPO turned out to be the star performer growing 99% annually (via Business Wire). Apple shipped 78.3 million iPhones globally in Q4...

Global Smartphone Shipments Have Grown By 38.8% in Q3 of 2013 [IDC]

The latest data from International Data Corporation (IDC) reveals that global smartphone shipments for the third quarter of 2013, have grown 38.8% as compared to Q3 2012. The total number of smartphones shipped in the third quarter was 258.4 million, beating the previous record high of 237 million smartphones shipped in the second quarter of 2013. China now accounts for more […]