Digitimes Research: Taiwan to ship over 17 million handsets in 4Q13
Luke Lin, DIGITIMES Research, Taipei [Wednesday 6 November 2013]
Taiwan-based makers will ship a total of 17.14 million handsets in the fourth quarter of 2013, increasing 3.3% sequentially and 17.1% on year, and 99.71% of them will be smartphones, growing 4% sequentially and 26.2% on year, according to Digitimes Research.
Of the shipments, 86.6% will be WCDMA models, 13.3% CDMA 2000, and 0.1% GSM, Digitimes Research indicated.
HTC will be the largest maker accounting for 32.09% of the shipments, followed by Chi Mei Communication Systems (26.84%), Arima Communications (17.50%), Compal Communications (14.59%) and Wistron (4.08%).
This article is an excerpt from a Digitimes Research Quarterly Data Report (Taiwan handsets – 3Q 2013). Visit our latest Data reports.