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Mobile Handsets as a Driver for Wireless Growth

This chapter discusses various aspects of the mobile handset market in India and the world. It provides a brief understanding of the handset market by covering aspects like handset volume growth vis a vis wireless subscriber growth, smartphone penetration in various geographies, vendor-wise domestic market share by revenue in FY13, trend of average selling prices of handsets in India, mobile handset demand in India, and the implications of Union Budget 2013-14. The following points are covered in the chapter:

  • Overview
  • Factors Driving Mobile Handset Growth
  • Increasing Intensifying Competition
  • Declining Prices and Increasing Affordability
  • Strong Demand in India
  • The Big Budget Blow

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