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It’s Official: Smartphone Peak Achieved

January 31, 2019

Smartphone sales slump to worst levels in 10 years as vendors and carriers seek new business customers

The world reached and surpassed peak smartphone demand in 2018, according to market analyst firm IDC, which reported a 4.1 percent decline in sales in 2018 and a nearly 5 percent decline in the typically robust holiday season.