Mobile Phone Market Forecast to Grow 7.3% in 2013 Driven by a Billion Smartphones

Mobile Phone Market Forecast to Grow 7.3% in 2013 Driven by a Billion Smartphones

15 Nov

The worldwide mobile phone market is forecast to grow 7.3% year over year in 2013, marking a sharp rebound from the nearly flat (1.2%) growth experienced in 2012. Strong demand for smartphones across all geographies will drive much of this growth as worldwide smartphone shipments are expected to surpass 1 billion units for the first time in a single year, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker.

 

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