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    Mobile Phones Market Report

    Mobile Phones Market Report
    Report code - SR1279 Delivery - 2 Weeks
    Mobile Phones Market Trends, Dynamics & Market Insights
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    Market Insights

    The Mobile Phones Market will grow at a healthy CAGR of 4.9% during the forecast period.

    Mobile Phones Market Report - Snapshot

    Base Year of Study

    2020

    Trend Period

    2015-2019

    Forecast Period

    2021-2026

    Market Growth (2021-2026)

    4.9% CAGR

    Key Players

    Samsung Electronics (South Korea), Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd (China), Apple Inc. (US), Vivo Communication Technology Co. Ltd (China), Xiaomi Corporation (China), Guangdong OPPO Mobile Telecommunications Corp. Ltd (China), Nokia Corporation (Finland), AsusTek Computer Inc. (Taiwan), Sony Corporation (Japan), Micromax Informatics Ltd (India)

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    What is a mobile phone?

    A mobile phone or cellular phone is a portable telephone which can make and receive calls over a radio frequency link while the user is moving within a telephone service area. Mobile phones are equipped with robust hardware capabilities, broad software applications, extensive mobile operating systems, and multimedia functionality alongside core phone functions such as text messaging and voice calls.

    Key Players

    Key players operating in the mobile phones market are-

    • Samsung Electronics (South Korea)
    • Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd (China)
    • Apple Inc. (US)
    • Vivo Communication Technology Co. Ltd (China)
    • Xiaomi Corporation (China)
    • Guangdong OPPO Mobile Telecommunications Corp. Ltd (China)
    • Nokia Corporation (Finland)
    • AsusTek Computer Inc. (Taiwan)
    • Sony Corporation (Japan)
    • Micromax Informatics Ltd (India)

    Market Dynamics

    Strong consumer spending across geographies has significantly driven the demand for mobile phones in the past few years. Also, mobiles are becoming a suitable alternative to laptops and tablets, as it offers phone features such as voice and SMS coupled with mobile internet applications, high-speed data processing capabilities, multimedia functionality, and inbuilt GPS capabilities, which bolsters the market growth. Moreover, technological advancements in mobile phones to make them cheaper, lightweight, with innovative features, offers immense growth opportunities in the coming years.

    Segment's Analysis

    Distribution Channel Trends

    Based on distribution channels, the mobile phones market is categorized into OEM, retailer, and e-commerce. The e-commerce segment held a significant market share in 2020 and is estimated to register a healthy CAGR during the forecast timeline. E-commerce platforms such as Amazon, among others, attract end-users with special discounts on smartphones and create an online buying culture. The online sale of smartphones has been further led by the holiday shopping culture across regions, further bolstering the segment growth. 

    Regional Trends

    By region, the Asia Pacific market accounted for a significant share in 2020 and is expected to grow at a substantial CAGR in the following years. This is mainly ascribed to the rising demand for smartphones from millennials, youth, and senior adults in the region coupled with the presence of major product manufacturers in the region. Also, improved standards of living and rising internet penetration further proliferates regional market growth.

    COVID-19 Impact on Global Mobile Phones Market

    The COVID-19 outbreak has moderately affected the mobile phones industry. The pandemic has turned the lives of people worldwide, with the number of cases increasing rapidly. Rising coronavirus cases across the globe resulted in stringent social distance and lockdown norms across the globe, which led to supply chain disruption, thus affecting the product demand. Mobile phone shipments witnessed a declining stage, as countries are still dealing with the pandemic, there was a 15.7% decline year-on-year in unit shipments from 331.8 million in Q2/2019 to 279.7 million in Q2/2020.

    Critical Questions Answered in the Report

    • What are the key trends in the mobile phones market?
    • How the market (and its various sub-segments) has grown in the last five years and what would be the growth rate in the next five years?
    • What is the impact of COVID-19 on the mobile phones market?
    • What are the key strategies adopted by the major vendors to lead in the mobile phones market?
    • What is the market share of the top vendors?

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    Target Audience

    Here is the list of the group of customers that the mobile phone market hopes to have the greatest opportunity to convert-

    • Mobile phones vendors
    • Mobile phones retailers
    • Consumer electronic companies
    • Internet companies

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    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

    The mobile phones market is expected to witness an impressive growth of 4.9% CAGR in the foreseeable future.

    Samsung Electronics (South Korea), Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd (China), Apple Inc. (US), Vivo Communication Technology Co. Ltd (China), Xiaomi Corporation (China), Guangdong OPPO Mobile Telecommunications Corp. Ltd (China), Nokia Corporation (Finland), AsusTek Computer Inc. (Taiwan), Sony Corporation (Japan), Micromax Informatics Ltd (India) are among the key players in the mobile phones market.

    Mobile phones vendors, Mobile phones retailers, Consumer electronic companies, Internet companies are the target audience in the mobile phones market.

    The e-commerce segment is expected to register a healthy CAGR in the mobile phones market in the coming years.

    Asia-pacific is expected to grow at a substantial CAGR in the mobile phones market during the next five years.

    Strong consumer spending across geographies, technological advancements in mobile phones are the target audience in the mobile phones market.