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Affordable Smartphones Enable Mobile Internet Boom

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Smartphones are essential to mobile internet growth, and the related economic development that these devices enable within emerging markets. That being said, there’s also a significant segment of the developed markets that favors lower-cost devices with ‘good enough’ features and performance.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Smartphone Payment Apps will Reach 5.3 Billion Devices

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Mobile payment service app adoption is on the rise. According to the latest worldwide market study by IHS Markit, 3.4 billion smartphones will be ready for Apple Pay, Samsung Pay and Google’s Android Pay by the end of 2017 — that will increase to 5.3 billion devices by 2021.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Mobile App Usage is Much More Focused in U.S. Market

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In 2017, according to the latest study, the average U.S. adult will spend 2 hours, 25 minutes per day using mobile apps — that’s a jump of 10.3% over last year, and slightly higher than previously forecast.

Source: eMarketer

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