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Digitimes Research: Global smartphone shipments in 2015 to reach 1.368 billion units
Luke Lin, DIGITIMES Research, Taipei [Thursday 28 May 2015]

There will be an estimated 1.368 billion smartphones shipped globally in 2015, growing 13.6% on year, according to Digitimes Research.

In terms of operating system, Android will account for 76.3% of shipments, iOS 18.1%, Windows Phone and Windows 10 together 4.4% and BlackBerry 0.7%, Digitimes Research indicated.

Samsung Electronics will be the largest vendor accounting for 25% of shipments, followed by Apple with 18.1%, Lenovo 6.1%, Huawei Device 5.4%, LG Electronics 5%, Xiaomi Technology 4.2%, TCL Communication Technology 3.5% and Microsoft Mobile 3%.

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