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Worldwide Smartphone Market Forecast, 2019~2023 (1Q 2019 Update)

Worldwide Smartphone Market Forecast, 2019~2023 (1Q 2019 Update)

Global mobile phone market volume declined 1.88 billion units in 2018, down 3.7% year-on-year. This has affected by the decline in smartphone shipments in the same year as the global smartphone market declined 2.3% year-on-year to 1.49 billion units. The smartphone decline is attributed to the slowdown in innovation, the surge in phone prices, and the extended replacement cycle. This reports provides an overview of feature phone and smartphone market volume forecasts for the period 2019-2023, with smartphone market volume breakdowns by region by price point and by operating system.


  • Device Type
    • Table Worldwide Mobile Phone Market by Device Type, 2016-2023
    • Table Worldwide Mobile Phone Market Share by Device Type, 2016-2023
  • Region
    • Table Worldwide Smartphone Market by Region, 2016-2023
    • Table Worldwide Smartphone Market Share by Region, 2016-2023
  • System Technology
    • Table Worldwide Smartphone Market by Price Point, 2016-2023
    • Table Worldwide Smartphone Market Share by Price Point, 2016-2023
  • Operating System
    • Table Worldwide Smartphone Market by Operating System, 2016-2023
    • Table Worldwide Smartphone Market Share by Operating System, 2016-2023
  • Appendix
    • Research Scope
    • Companies Covered
    • Product Technology Definitions
      • Source: MIC, February 2018
      • GPRS (General Packet Radio Service)
      • EDGE (Enhance Data GSM Environment)
      • WCDMA(Wideband CDMA)
      • TD-SCDMA(Time Division Synchronous CDMA)
      • cdmaOne
      • cdma2000 1X
      • CDMA2000 1x EV-DO (Evolution Data Only)
    • Geographic Definitions
      • North America
      • Latin America
      • Western Europe
      • Eastern Europe
      • Middle East & Africa
      • Asia Pacific

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