IDC: With smartphones, the mobile phone market grew by 20%
IDC has stated that the mobile phone market grew by 20%. The reason is the Smartphones or smart phones. The company reports that growth has been shown around the world was particularly rapid in Asia Pacific and the Middle East, Africa and America.
As for specific figures, said that 371.8 million units were shipped in the first quarter of this year, compared with 310.5 million units in the first quarter last year. Nokia is still the world’s largest maker of mobile phones, however, the market share of the company fell more than 5% year.
Apple holds the fourth place, while it is listed high growth rate, with more than 5% of market share and growth compared to last year’s 114.9%.