Smartphone gross sales efficiency because the starting of 2022 is reported to not have improved very properly in comparison with final yr, leaving apart many manufacturers which have comparatively good gross sales figures in plenty of markets.
The most recent analysis from Trendforce that has simply been printed says there’s a risk that smartphone gross sales will proceed to say no all through 2022.
The report launched by GSM Area states that there’s a prediction that the whole manufacturing of smartphones all through 2022 can be as many as 1.333 billion gadgets, which is clearly decrease than in 2021. Nonetheless, it is usually talked about that this determine shouldn’t be ultimate as a result of it’s nonetheless a prediction, so it could change at any time relying on the present world state of affairs.
Trendforce mentioned the explanations for the decline within the smartphone market in 2022 embody the COVID-19 lockdown in China, particularly in Shanghai, which has hampered the economic system and manufacturing.
General, the gross sales market share of China’s smartphone market nonetheless ranks first on the earth however, because of the affect of the pandemic, its market share has dropped from 24.2% final yr to 21.1% this yr whereas the corresponding forecast for whole shipments fell from 325. million items final yr to 283 million items, an annual decline of about 12.9%.