China Ranks Largest Smartphone Market Globally, Informs MIC in Its Cutting-Edge Publication Recently Added at MarketPublishers.com25 Jan 2018 • by Natalie Aster
LONDON – In 2017, the shipment volume of the global smartphone industry registered 4.2% YoY growth and reached 1.56 billion units. Growth in this market is attributed to the rising middle-class population number in developing countries, that has boosted the replacement demand.
Although the Chinese smartphone market is approaching saturation, it still remains the largest country-wide smartphone market worldwide. China accounts for around one-third of the world’s shipments (in 2014, the country’s smartphone industry shipment volume was estimated at appr. 400 million units).
The cutting-edge research publication “Global Smartphone Industry Outlook for 2018” prepared by Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute (MIC) grants access to a comprehensive overview of the world’s smartphone market development. It delves deep into the market landscape, sheds light on the market dynamics and the key growth impacting factors, provides a detailed competitiveness analysis, discusses the prevailing trends and future growth opportunities and barriers. Besides, reviews the latest important developments of the smartphone industry featuring the key components sectors like baseband IC, application processor, memory IC, etc.; points out future possible developments and technological advancements in the areas of 3D sensing, edge-to-edge screen, wireless charging, amidst others.
Furthermore, this study contains an all-round assessment of the leading branded vendors’ performance. Companies profiled in this publication: ASUS, Apple, Broadcom, Cowell, Ericsson, Energous, Exynos, Flextronics, Finisar, Foxconn, Fujuitsu, Gionee, Genius, Heptagon, HiSilicon, Himax, HTC, Huaqin, Huawei, InnoTek, IIVI, Intel, InterDigital, InvenTec, Intex, Kirin, Kyocera, LG, Lava, Largan, Lenovo, Lumentum, Micromax, MediaTek, Motorola, Murata, Nokia, NTK, Oppo, Philips, Pegatron, Pinecone, Powercast, Powermat, Qualcomm, Reliance Jio, Sanechips, Samsung, Sharp, SMIC, Sony, Splashpower, Spreadtrum, STM, Sunny Optical Technology, TI, Tong Hsing, Truly, TSMC, UMC, Viavi, Vivo, Wingtech, Winsemi, Xiaomi and ZT.
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