Smart Phone Manufacturing in China: Market Research Report

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Smart Phone Manufacturing Market Research Report | May 2015

The Smart Phone Manufacturing market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

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Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
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Revenue for the Smart Phone Manufacturing industry in China is estimated to increase at an average annual rate of 58.1% over the five years to 2015. In 2015 alone, revenue is expected to grow 28.8% to reach $98.2 billion, mainly driven by increased exports and growing demand for third- and fourth-generation (4G) smart phones. Exports are estimated to account for 74.8% of industry revenue in 2015.

With the rapid development of 3G and 4G technology, an abundant smart phone product portfolio and competitive product pricing, demand for smart phones has been growing strongly. In late 2013, the Ministry of Industry and Information issued 4G licenses to China Mobile, China Unicom and China Telecom, further spurring demand for smart phones and the development of the industry.... purchase to read more

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Google Android smart phones

Android smart phones refer to smart phones using the Android open-source operating system (OS), which was developed by Google in September 2008. The Android OS is used in smart phones by a number of different manufacturers including Samsung, the industry's leading player, HTC, and Motorola. This product segment is set to contribute 81.5% of total industry revenue in 2015. Sales for Android smart phones have increased steadily in recent years.

Apple iOS smart phones

The second-largest segment is iPhones, which use the iOS operating system, both of which are developed by Apple. Apple iPhones are expected to account for 12.5% of industry revenue in 2015. Total sales volume of iPhones is set to reach 77.1 million units in 2015... purchase to read more


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What is the Smart Phone Manufacturing Industry?

Firms in the Smart Phone Manufacturing industry in China manufacture mobile phones with advanced PC-like capabilities. Smart phones have independent operating systems and allow for the installation of software applications developed by third parties. They also connect to wireless internet networks, usually via mobile communication networks. Operating systems for smart phones include Symbian, Meego, Android, Windows Phone and iOS.

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Android smart phonesiOS smart phonesWindows Phone smart phonesOther products
Industry Activities
Manufacturing Android smart phonesManufacturing iOS smart phonesManufacturing Windows Phone smart phonesManufacturing Symbian smart phonesManufacturing smart phone accessories

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