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"The key for [smartphone] vendors now is to maintain a presence in the higher-margin mature markets, while establishing a sustainable presence within the fast-growing emerging markets" - IDC Research Manager Ramon Llamas more...
Smartphones with 5.5"-7" screens will account for 32.2% of the global market in 2018, up from 14% in 2014 more...
Emerging markets will account for 79.5% of global smartphone shipments in 2014, or 1.4B units more...
Emerging markets will account for 73.5% of global smartphone shipments in 2014, or 920.8M units more...
Smartphone shipments in emerging markets will rise by 32.4% in 2014, compared to 4.9% for mature markets more...