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Feb 2017 - Taxonomy - Doc # US42292117

IDC's Worldwide Mobile Phone Tracker Taxonomy, 2017

Authors: Melissa Chau, Ryan Reith, Simon Baker, Francisco Jeronimo, Kiranjeet Kaur, Susana Santos, Natalia Milko, Steve Yang, Xiaohan Tay, Anthony Scarsella, Nabila Popal, Jensen Ooi, Akira Sugawara, Leonardo Bueno Munin, Marta Pinto, Tetsuya Maruyama


This IDC study provides a comprehensive overview of and definitions for mobile phones. The definitions provided in this document represent the scope of IDC's mobile phone research. This taxonomy outlines market segmentations and measurement methodologies for the mobile phone industry, including classification by technology, vendor, geography, and revenue metrics.

"IDC's mobile phone taxonomy presents a standardized and detailed framework of the mobile phone market," said Ryan Reith, program vice president for IDC's Worldwide Phone, Tablet, Wearable, and AR/VR Trackers. "The taxonomy document serves as a guideline for users to better understand and use IDC mobile phone research."



Subscriptions Covered

Asia/Pacific Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker , Brazil Monthly Mobile Phone Tracker , Brazil Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker , Canadian Smartphone Pricing , Central America Semiannual Mobile Phone Tracker , Central and Eastern European Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker , Chile Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker , China Monthly Mobile Phone Tracker , China Quarterly City and District-Level Smartphone Tracker , China Quarterly Provincial Mobile Phone Tracker , China Smartphone Consumption: Consumer Market Segments (Chinese Version) , Dominican Republic Semiannual Mobile Phone Tracker , Europe, Middle East and Africa Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker , European Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker , Executive Information , India Monthly City-Level Smartphone Tracker , India Monthly Smartphone Tracker , Indonesia Quarterly City-Level Mobile Phone Tracker , Latin America Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker , Mexico Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker , Middle East and Africa Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker , Mobile Phones , Puerto Rico Semiannual Mobile Phone Tracker , Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker , Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker: Tracker Query Tool: Demo , Worldwide Semiannual Mobile Phone Tracker: Installed Base

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Topics Covered

Air interface, Android, BlackBerry, Feature phone, Real-time operating system, Smartphone, Symbian, Touchscreen, WiFi, WAPI, Windows mobile

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