But it warned smartphone sales are expected to grow by just 1 per cent this year. More than million smartphone devices were sold last year. Despite a slight decline in demand, overall consumer spend increased by 5 per cent. In second position, India bucked the global demand downtrend, reporting growth in both sales volume and value in , by 19 and 21 per cent respectively. Within Asia, developed markets drove the take up of high-end smartphones. With rapidly evolving technology, the later part of last year saw new launches in the market which offered consumers features such as larger screen sizes, higher resolutions for both the front and back cameras, along with increased number of camera lens, and more-advanced AI functionalities.
Most of the World's Mobile Connections Are in Asia-Pacific
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And the forthcoming Communist Party congress is unlikely to kick-start it. Freedom from financial fear: Emerging markets have become more resilient. Created destruction: Making sense of capacity cuts in China. Investors have been cheered by sweeping cutbacks. They should look more closely. Trade-weighted exchange rates. Lenders beware: China warns its banks about four of its most global companies.
Asian markets mixed amid geopolitical developments
A June report from Ericsson reveals that there will be almost 4 billion mobile connections in Asia-Pacific in Ericsson projects that by , there will be 4. And when it comes to mobile devices to make those connections, owners in Asia-Pacific lean heavily toward Android phones. But that figure is less dramatic in some more developed markets, like New Zealand, Japan and Australia. Operating systems correlate with mobile ad impression shares in apps vs.
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