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Market Share: Final PCs, Ultramobiles and Mobile Phones, All Countries, 4Q17 Update

Published: 21 February 2018

ID: G00350384

Analyst(s): Ranjit Atwal , Meike Escherich , Tuong Nguyen , Angie Wang, CK Lu , Annette Zimmermann , Bruno Lakehal , Kanae Maita, Annette Jump , Roberta Cozza , Tracy Tsai , David Glenn, Lillian Tay, Anshul Gupta , Mikako Kitagawa


The worldwide device market experienced the steepest year-over-year decline in 4Q17 in the last nine quarters of on-and-off decline. All device types showed a decline, but phones had the deepest dip at 8.1%, reflecting the saturation and slow replacement cycle in the market.

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