After a sluggish 2016, global smartphone shipments set to grow this year: IDC report - Livemint

It is expected that Android will continue to keep hold of as much as 85% of the global smartphone market share. Photo: Hindustan Times. New Delhi: The global smartphone market, which witnessed a slowdown in shipment volumes in 2016, is set to bounce ...

Samsung leads the tablet market: IDC - Gizbot

According to market research firm International Data Corporation's (IDC) "Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker" report, Samsung leads the tablet market with 21.3 percent market share. Samsung shipments increased 4.0 percent quarter-on-quarter ...

IDC sees smartphone shipments growing this year after a slump in 2016 - Phone Arena

Last year was the worst ever for global smartphone shipments as handset deliveries rose only 2.5% for 2016. According to analytical firm IDC, business will start returning to growth mode as the number of shipments should rise by 3% this year. That ...

Smartphone market set for revival in 2017 ahead of further growth next year- IDC - www.channelweb.co.uk

The market watcher expects to see shipment growth of three per cent this year, following on from a record low of 2.5 per cent in 2016. Related articles. Claranet targets further acquisitions after completing triple swoop · Smartphone market set for ...

Smartphone Displays Are the Next Competitive Battlefield - Datamation

IDC predicts an uptick in the market as vendors attempt to one-up each other with their smartphone displays. Email Article · Print Article; Comment on this article; null Share Articles. null Digg · null del.icio.us · null Newsvine · null Facebook ...

IDC: Smartphone shipments recovering, Android still market leader - Seeking Alpha

IDC expects worldwide smartphone shipments to grow slightly in 2017 with a 3% improvement over last year with total shipped units to reach 1.52B. IDC also details the near-term and future sales potential of each mobile operating system. Google's (GOOG ...

IDC predicts smartphones to grow in size and marketshare - OnMSFT (blog)

Market research company IDC expects worldwide smartphone shipments to recover in 2017 after a disappointing growth last year. In its latest Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, the company forecasts a 3.0% year-over-year growth this year with ...

New iPhone poised to fuel 4.5% smartphone growth in 2018, IDC predicts - FierceWireless

The worldwide smartphone market will begin to rebound this year after struggling through a brutal 2016, according to a new forecast from IDC. Global smartphone shipments grew by 2.5% year over year in 2016, IDC said, marking the lowest growth the ...

IDC predicts large smartphones will continue to rise in popularity, overall market growth also expected - PocketNow (press release) (blog)

It may feel a little early to predict the trends, shifts and overall evolution of the global smartphone market for the full year, let alone the next half a decade, but that's not stopping the International Data Corporation (IDC) from venturing some ...

IDC: Global Smartphone Shipments To Surpass 1.5B In 2017 - Android Headlines

Global smartphone shipments will surpass 1.5 billion in 2017, according to a recent analysis performed by market analytics firm International Data Corporation (IDC). The Framingham, Massachusetts-based company projects that worldwide shipments of ...

GST likely to hit tablet sales in Q2: IDC - Deccan Chronicle

IDC feels that retailers and city/state level distributors have concerns around lower tax credit and lack of complete clarity. Representational Image. New Delhi: Tablet shipments in India during the April-June quarter could be "negatively impacted" by ...

IDC foresees modest smartphone market recovery - Mobile World Live

Worldwide smartphone shipments are expected to “rebound slightly” in 2017, with momentum carrying into 2018, analyst house IDC predicted. Growth of 2.5 per cent in 2016 was the lowest the industry ever experienced. For the full year 2017, growth will ...

Poor Consumer Demand Pulls Down India Tablet Market in CY Q1 2017 - I-Connect007

According to the latest IDC Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker, 701,000 tablets were shipped in India in CY Q1 2017 - a marginal drop of 2.2% from 716,000 units in the previous quarter. Tablet shipments in the consumer segment also declined ...

Worldwide Smartphone Shipments Expected to Grow by 3 Percent in 2017: IDC - NDTV

While worldwide smartphone shipments registered an year-over-year growth of just 2.5-percent in 2016, the worst ever for the industry, the shipments are expected to increase by 3 percent year-over-year to 1.5 billion units in 2017, as per the latest ...

What's wrong with tablets in India? Waning consumer demand forces Samsung, Lenovo and others to focus on ... - International Business Times, India Edition

While tablets failed to entice Indian consumers in the first quarter of 2017, the commercial segment kept the hope alive for companies like Samsung, Datawind and Lenovo. no photo · Kukil Bora. May 31, 2017 17:56 IST. Samsung tablet. Samsung dominated ...

India's tablet market declines by 18 per cent on an yearly basis: IDC - The Indian Express

India's tablet market saw a decline of 18.6 per cent on an yearly basis. In terms of individual vendors, Samsung was on top, followed by Datawind, Lenovo, iBall and Apple. IDC puts the total tablet shipments in India at 701,000 units for Q1, 2017. 110 ...

Smartphone screens find their size sweet spot - TechCrunch

The joke in the smartphone space in years past was how screens just kept getting bigger — stretching palms and making you look ridiculous when held up to the head to talk. How times change. Talking into phones? Why, how 2005 of you! Phablets have long ...

Indian tablet market declined 28% in Q1 2017: International Data Corporation - Financial Express

The tablet shipments in the consumer segment declined 28 per cent in the first quarter of 2017 compared with the same period last year, resulting in a sharp 18.6 per cent year-on-year (YoY) drop in total tablet shipments. By: IANS | New Delhi | Updated ...

IDC: Worldwide smartphone shipments to grow 3% in 2017 - GSMArena.com

IDC analysts released their projections and expectations for the smartphone market in the next 5 years, and it looks promising. According to the company, the smartphone market will keep growing with steady temps following economic and technological ...

India tablet shipments plunge 18% in Q1 - Telecompaper (subscription)

Around 701,000 tablets were shipped in India in the first quarter of 2017, which represents a marginal decline of 2.2 percent from 716,000 units in the previous quarter, according to a report from IDC. Tablet shipments in the consumer segment also ...