Global Smartphone Market 2015-2019

January 28, 2015
SKU:
IRTNTR5096

About Smartphone
A smartphone is a mobile device with more advanced functionalities and features compared to cellphones. A smartphone's hardware and software specifications are meant to perform functions such as web browsing, capturing high-quality images, and playing HD videos. A smartphone can install various applications that can perform several advanced functions. Smartphones have become popular because of their many capabilities and are often used for communication and online activities. Advances in technology have led to smartphones being more compact and cheaper than other mobile devices such as tablets, phablets and PDAs.
TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Smartphone market to grow at a CAGR of 8.1 percent over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this Report
This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Global Smartphone market for the period 2015-2019. The report considers shipment of smartphones of trailing 3 quarters and estimates the shipment for fourth quarter for the year 2014. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the total unit shipment of smartphones. It also includes the shipments of phablets to arrive at the total market size for the base year 2014. However, the report does not consider the following to estimate the market size:
• Aftermarket sales of smartphones
• Sales of accessories and peripherals for smartphones
• Sales of mobile handsets that are classified as feature phones and tablets

Key Regions
• Americas
• APAC
• EMEA

Key Vendors
• Apple
• Huawei Technologies
• Lenovo Group
• LG Electronics
• Samsung Electronics

Other Prominent Vendors
 • Asus
• Coolpad
• Gionee
• HTC
• Micromax
• OnePlus
• Sony
• TCL Communication Technology
• Xiaomi
• ZTE

Market Driver
• Declining ASP of Smartphone
• For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market Challenge
• Security Threats
• For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market Trend
• Increasing Demand for Large Screen-size Cellphones
• For a full, detailed list, view our report

Key Questions Answered in this Report
• What will the market size be in 2019 and what will the growth rate be?
• What are the key market trends?
• What is driving this market?
• What are the challenges to market growth?
• Who are the key vendors in this market space?
• What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
• What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?