June 8, 2016

Analysts Predict the End of the Smartphone Boom


Gartner's latest research into the state of the mobile industry is a dire warning to all phone manufacturers. The financial analysis firm believes that the growth in smartphone sales will fall to a single digit, half the rate it was in 2015. It's hard to think that people buying 1.5 billion devices in a calendar year is a bad thing, but for companies who make profit on scale, it's a nightmare.

Who, that can afford a smartphone, doesn't already have one?

Topics: Research and Insights, eCommerce, Vertical - Consumer Electronics, Consumer Insights, Technology