Tag Archive | smartphone

mCommerce in the U.S. will Reach $102.14 Billion in 2017

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eMarketer’s latest estimates suggest that smartphone retail mCommerce sales in the U.S. market will increase more than 50% this year to total $102.14 billion. Other research confirms that the share of mobile-based digital shopping is on the rise.

Source: eMarketer

How VoLTE Subscribers will Reach 3 Billion by 2021

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Juniper Research has revealed that the number of Voice over LTE (VoLTE) subscribers will rise from 488 million in 2016 to 3 billion in 2021, as network operators reap the benefits from widespread 4G infrastructure roll-outs.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Smartphone Shipments will Reach 1.53 Billion by 2021

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Worldwide smartphone shipments will rebound in 2017, according to the latest market study by IDC. While growth is expected to be consistent, IDC predicts shipment volumes to grow by 4.2 percent in 2017 and 4.4 percent in 2018 — with a CAGR of 3.8 percent over the 2016-2021 forecast period.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Smartphone Market in China Breaks Shipment Record

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Mobile World Congress is the world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry. What’s top-of-mind for many vendors this week — as the economy in China evolves, where are the greatest growth opportunities? China is the largest digital media market, by far, due to the adoption of smartphones and the Mobile Internet.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Why Mobile is the Default Device for Internet Access in 2017

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According to eMarketer’s latest estimates, there will be just 17.9 million desktop or laptop-only internet users in the U.S. this year — that’s down from 20.3 million in 2016. And the number is expected to edge lower in the future.

Source: eMarketer

Digital Games will Become $100 Billion Industry in 2017

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Aided by the adoption of popular franchises onto mobile devices, 2016 has seen strong growth in the number of games accessed on smartphones. Both new, optimized titles — in terms of engagement and revenue generation — and reworked classics have proved to be a hit with consumers.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Digital Assistants are Gaining Adoption on Smartphones

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Many smartphone users are regularly searching for information through voice commands with virtual digital assistants such as Google Now, Siri, Cortana and Alexa. Nearly 27% of those polled use voice search assistants once a week, and 22% already use them daily.

Source: eMarketer