Tencent technology news, December 4th news, according to foreign reports, the market research firm IDC released a report on Thursday, to benefit from Apple's latest iPhone needs to promote growth, iPhone shipments this year is expected to grow by 17.3 compared with the previous year, the growth rate of global intelligence to mobile phone market as a whole increased by nearly doubled.
IDC expects iPhone shipments in 2015 will be increased to 2.26. IPhone shipments continued to increase, will allow apple in the global smart phone market share reached 15.8. This year, the global smart phone market shipments growth will fall to 9.8, which is the first time the smart phone market growth rate is lower than the double digit percentage.
IDC said that although the Android still dominate the smart phone market, but Android devices in this year's shipments will fall to 9.5, an increase of even lower than the market average. At the same time, IDC is expected to continue to struggle with the Phone Windows platform. 2015, Phone Windows mobile phone shipments are expected to be only 3130 million, down 2.2, to occupy 10.2 of the global market share.
While Apple's share of the U.S. smartphone market continues to grow, but Android is expected to continue to increase the share of the global smart phone market in the IDC, will increase from 81 last year to 82. IDC said the global smart phone shipments this year will be 14.3, an increase of 9.8. IDC special emphasis on China's smart phone market shipments this year, the growth rate will be reduced to the number of units per unit.
IDC also said that this year's smart phone shipments in Latin America, Western Europe and Asia Pacific region will be stalled. However, Africa, the Middle East smart phone market will rise, the growth rate will reach 50, more than India, Indonesia and other high growth market. (Ming Xuan)