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Smartphone shipments plunge to worst low since 2013

January 26, 2023

Via: Charged

Global shipments of smartphones tumbled in Q4 to the lowest level since 2013.

Normally the festive period provides a boost for smartphone manufacturers, however thanks to macroeconomic weakness and waning consumer demand, research from IDC claimed.

Electronic retailers shipped 300.3 million smartphones in the October to December quarter, which represented an 18.3% year-on-year fall, according to the report.

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