Smartphone year-on-year shipments up 50%

Tina Hart
Smartphone year-on-year shipments up 50%

Figures for smartphone shipments have been revealed by top tech brands, and it has been estimated that numbers for Q2 2013 are up 50% year-on-year.

MusicAlly reports the findings of IDC and Strategy Analytics that averages at 233.8m smartphones shipped in Q2, equivalent to a 50% year-on-year rise.

Of overall mobile phones shipped, smartphones were estimated to have accounted for an average of 57% of that.

Samsung's shipments were estimated at an average of 74.2m units compared to the agreed amount between both IDC and Strategy Analytics of 31.2m iPhones.


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