Greater China and a few emerging Asian markets drove sales of smartphones in the second quarter of 2017, say analysts at Gartner.
India, Indonesia and Southeast Asian countries drove a year-over-year rise in smartphone sales in the emerging Asia/Pacific group.
Smartphone sales in Greater China declined, year over year, primarily due to longer replacement cycles and as users prefer to buy better smartphones.
|Top-Five Regions for Smartphone Sales to End Users in 2Q17 (Thousands of Units)|
|2Q17 Market Share (%)||2Q16
|2Q16 Market Share (%)|