October 24, 2021

CHICAGO PIXELS

SEMICONDUCTOR RESEARCH CENTER

Smartphone shipments surge by 24% YoY to 340 million in Q1

Global smartphone shipments were 340 million units in first-quarter 2021, up +24% on 275 million a year ago (the highest growth since 2015), reports market research firm Strategy Analytics. The smartphone market rebound was driven by healthy demand from consumers with aging devices and a phenomenal 5G push from Chinese vendors, it notes…