Smartphone sales online to climb 10% in October
CNATAIPEI -- Online sales of smartphones will see a monthly growth of 10 percent this month due to new product launches by many major brands, a local Web portal shopping platform said Thursday.
October 4, 2013, 12:12 am TWN
Smartphone sales during the first nine months of the year rose by 30 percent from the same period of last year, PChome said in a statement, predicting another 10 percent increase in October.
The online shopping service provider, however, declined to provide detailed sales figures, such as how many units were sold during the period.
Offering over 200 different models, PChome said that more people are willing to buy smartphones online, thanks to the growing popularity of the devices.