IDC 2017

Indian smartphone market looks at bumper Q3: IDC

New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) After witnessing slow growth in the first two quarters of this year, the Indian smartphone market is preparing for a bumper period owing to the upcoming festive season, a new report said on Wednesday. According to market research firm International Data Corporation (IDC), 28 million smartphones were shipped to India in Q2 (April-June) — marking just 3.7 per cent Quarter-on-Quarter (QoQ) growth and a meagre