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Forecast: Mobile Phones, Worldwide, 2012-2019, 1Q15 Update

Published: 17 March 2015

ID: G00274138

Analyst(s): Atsuro Sato, Lillian Tay, Tracy Tsai , CK Lu , Bruno Lakehal , Roberta Cozza , Annette Jump , William Lutman, Annette Zimmermann , Ranjit Atwal , Tuong Nguyen


Gartner expects mobile phone sales to end users to increase by 3.5% during 2015, with healthy demand deriving from many emerging markets. In addition, we forecast that sales will grow from 1.9 billion units in 2015 to 2.1 billion units by 2019.

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