In IDC believe that last year’s slowing of the smartphone market passed
Experts of the analytical company IDC has published its latest forecast how you will behave in the smartphone market this year. According to them, last year’s slowdown in the smartphone market has already passed, and the growth will begin to recover this year.
More precisely, in the current year is expected to increase by 3.0% compared to last year. This value may seem modest, but it more than last year, equal to 2.5%. By the way, last year’s figure is the lowest in the history of the market.
According to experts IDC, the trend will continue next year, when growth is expected to be 4.5%.
In absolute terms, this year is expected shipment 1.52 billion smartphones. On 85.1% of them will be running Android. IOS will account for 14.7 percent. The share of Windows Phone will be at the level of 0.1%. As much as is necessary to total all other operating system.