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• Asian/Pacific feature phone and smartphone shipments | Statista
Internet access rates in the Asia-Pacific region vary widely. For example, countries such as China, India and Indonesia are seeing a digital divide between urban populations with high internet access levels and rural areas that lack the infrastructure to support it. Despite these limitations, internet access growth in Asia-Pacific is expected to be 8. Internet user growth in the region will result largely from the widespread adoption of smartphones in emerging markets. The mobile phone penetration rate is expected to rise to
Forecast: Asian/Pacific feature phone and smartphone shipments 2008-2020
This was the first time when both smartphone and feature phone categories saw negative growth in the country. However, due to the limited coverage of the 4G network and the higher price of 4G enabled smartphones, the uptake of 4G smartphones in the country has been slow. Telecom operators initiated a couple of partnerships with the device makers to sell affordable co-branded smartphones in the country, to upgrade the lower generation users to the 4G network. This did help telco as a channel to double its shipments in Retail remained the dominant channel accounting for 9 out of 10 smartphones sold in the country.
Worldwide smartphone vendors shipped a total of The drop marks the six-consecutive quarter of year-over-year declines for the global smartphone market. From a geographic standpoint, while the China market will likely be challenged for the remainder of , it was the U. Apple iPhone challenges contributed to the exceptionally poor 1Q19 in the U.