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TECH SUPPLIER Dec 2018 - Market Forecast - Doc # US44522318

Worldwide Mobile Phone Forecast Update, 2018–2022: December 2018

By: Anthony ScarsellaResearch Manager, Mobile Phones, William StofegaProgram Director, Mobile Device Technology and Trends

Table of Contents

List of Attachments

IDC Market Forecast Figure

Figure: Worldwide Mobile Phone Shipment Snapshot

Executive Summary

Advice for Technology Suppliers

The Messaging Around 5G

Affordable Handsets Are Still Key

Market Forecast

Worldwide Mobile Phone Forecast, 2017–2022

Figure: Worldwide Mobile Phone Shipments, 2017–2022

Worldwide Mobile Phone Forecast by Region

Table: Worldwide Mobile Phone Shipments by Region, 2017–2022 (M)

Figure: Worldwide Mobile Phone Shipments by Region, 2017–2022

Worldwide Mobile Phone Forecast by Device Type

Table: Worldwide Mobile Phone Shipments by Device Type, 2017–2022 (M)

Figure: Worldwide Mobile Phone Shipments by Device Type, 2017–2022

Figure: Worldwide Mobile Phone Shipment Share by Device Type, 2017–2022

Feature Phones

Smartphones

Worldwide Mobile Phone Forecast by Air Interface and Air Interface Group

Table: Worldwide Mobile Phone Shipments by Air Interface, 2017–2022 (M)

Table: Worldwide Mobile Phone Shipments by Air Interface Group, 2017–2022 (M)

Figure: Worldwide Mobile Phone Shipments by Air Interface Group, 2017–2022

Table: Worldwide Feature Phone Shipments by Air Interface, 2017–2022 (M)

Table: Worldwide Feature Phone Shipments by Air Interface Group, 2017–2022 (M)

Figure: Worldwide Feature Phone Shipments by Air Interface Group, 2017–2022

Table: Worldwide Smartphone Shipments by Air Interface, 2017–2022 (M)

Table: Worldwide Smartphone Shipments by Air Interface Group, 2017–2022 (M)

Figure: Worldwide Smartphone Shipments by Air Interface Group, 2017–2022

CDMA

GSM

UMTS/WCDMA

4G

5G

Worldwide Mobile Phone Forecast by ASP

Table: Worldwide Mobile Phone ASPs by Region, 2017–2022 ($)

Figure: Worldwide Mobile Phone ASPs by Region, 2017–2022

Table: Worldwide Mobile Phone ASPs by Product Category, 2017–2022 ($)

Figure: Worldwide Mobile Phone ASPs by Product Category, 2017–2022

Market Context

Drivers and Inhibitors

Drivers

Economy

Larger Screen Sizes

5G Handsets

Larger Screen Sizes

5G Handsets

Inhibitors

Exchange Rates

Replacement Rates

Significant Market Developments

The More Cameras the Merrier

Changes from Prior Forecast

Table: Worldwide Mobile Phone Shipments by Region, 2012–2022: Comparison of September 2018 and December 2018 Forecasts (M)

Figure: Worldwide Mobile Phone Shipments, 2012–2022: Comparison of September 2018 and December 2018 Forecasts

Market Definition

Feature Phone

Smartphone

Methodology

Primary Data Sources

Secondary Sources

IDC's Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker

Related Research

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