The growth of sales of iPhone by the end of this year is not to exceed overall growth of the market
Analysts TrendForce issued a forecast for sales of iPhone by the end of this year.
So, the source believes that this year Apple will be able to implement 227,5 million smartphones, which is 5.6% more than in 2016. The entire smartphone market as a whole will grow by 4.8% to 1.4 billion devices. That is, the growth of Apple will be less than 1 percentage point to exceed the overall growth of the market.
In addition, analysts believe that the emergence of the iPhone X 3D scanner relating to the function of face recognition, will spur the market and by 2020, the segment of such technologies will grow to $ 14 billion, whereas the current year amounts to only $ 1.5 billion.