Global Smartphone Sales Down For First Time Ever In Q4 2017

Global smartphone sales declined for the first time ever in the fourth quarter of 2017, a new study conducted by Gartner shows. Over the three-month period ending December 31, contemporary handset sales fell to under 408 million, a 5.6-percent decline year-on-year. The report is in line with recent studies suggesting handset shipments stagnated in the final quarter of 2017, presumably because retailers had trouble moving their stock. While the growth of the mobile industry seemingly slowed down over the course of the last year, many device vendors still increased their revenues, according to some industry trackers.

Gartner Research Director Anshul Gupta attributed the newly observ… |

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