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Invest Implications: 'Market Share Alert: Preliminary, Mobile Phones, Worldwide, 4Q16'

Published: 18 January 2017

ID: G00325004

Analyst(s): Andrew Neff

Summary

Despite modest growth in smartphones, Gartner expects 4Q16 mobile phone sales to decline. Apple iPhone will be at record levels, but demand will slow in early 2017 in front of iPhone 8 anticipation. Facing heated Android competition, Samsung needs a big Galaxy 8 success to regain momentum.

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