Top Players – Global Market• There are 5.3 billion mobile subscribers (thats 77 percent of the world population). Growth is led by China and India.• IDC expect total smartphone sales in 2011 to reach 472 million across the globe, rising to 982 million in 2015. They say107 million smartphones sold worldwide in Q2 2011• There were 18.5 percent more mobile devices sold in 2010 compared to 2009.
List of countries by number of mobile phones in use
Top Players - Indian Market• Revenues of the Indian mobile handset market grew by 15 per cent to touch Rs.331.71 billion in 2010-11 from Rs.288.97 billion a year back.• India: 840.28 million subscribers (70 percent of population) in May 2011, up 223 million from May 2010. Market Share Nokia Samsung Micromax Blackberry LG GFive Karbonn Spice 2% 2% 16% 3% 39% 3% 4% 17% 5% 4% 5%
Operating System Share - GloballyGartner report 2011 Q2
Class Statistics OS Share Others 14% Android 27%Nokia30% BB OS 25% iOS 4%
Breakthrough • Dr. Martin Cooper of Motorola, made the first US analogue mobile phone call on a larger prototype model in 1973.
• Worlds 1st camera phone by Sharp the J- SH04, in November 2000.
• iPhone Retina display.• GPS enabled mobile phone devices.• Internet access on mobile phones.• Blackberry Messenger.• Near field Communication.• Augmented Reality.• Open source OS Android.• Torch on Mobile Phone• Flexible Display screens on mobile phones