Market analysis firm Gartner predicts an 11% increase in smartphone sales by 2021, 5G reaching 35% market share.
According to the GSMArenaMarket analyst Gartner predicts that the smartphone world will grow again by 2021. The company thinks sales will grow 11.4% from 2020, surpassing the 1.5 billion electricity threshold. Smartphones are sold.
In 2020, smartphone sales decrease by 10.5% due to the influence of Covid-19 translation. Specifically, smartphone sales in the past year reached 1,378 billion units, down from 1.54 billion units in 2019. Gartner expects markets in Asia Pacific, Western Europe and Latin America to see growth. is strongest in 2021. China is expected to consume 40 million more smartphones than last year.
In 2021, 5G phones will account for 35% of global smartphone sales. Furthermore, sales of 5G phones are expected to double compared to 2020 as 5G networks continue to be rolled out in many countries. In addition, a part of the reason also comes from the fact that 5G phones will be more affordable – about $ 200, so users can own a device that supports this latest generation of mobile networks.
China is predicted to be the market where 5G smartphones will see the strongest growth.
Although smartphone sales in 2021 will increase, they are expected to remain poor compared to 2019 statistics.