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Market Share Alert: Preliminary, Mobile Phones, Worldwide, 1Q19

Published: 12 April 2019

ID: G00386659

Analyst(s): Anshul Gupta

Summary

Mobile phone demand in 1Q19 remained weak, owing to longer replacement cycles for smartphones. Users are slowing upgrades due to higher prices and marginal improvements. Moreover, feature phone upgrades to smartphones have slowed given perceived advantages of 4G feature phones.

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