In SnapShot 85 the report provides a survey of the latest trends in Smartphone purchase plans. In established markets, Smartphone penetration levels have reached saturation point, with Smartphone penetration in the Netherlands reaching over 180% as of the end of 2016.
In developing markets low cost Smartphones are gaining market share, with a purchase price of under Euro €100, being offered by a range of manufacturers.
Finally, the replacement cycle for user Smartphone devices is lengthening, which is affecting new MNO sales, with static or declining revenues being reported.
SnapShot 85 examines the recent trends in Smartphone purchase plans worldwide, with the range of part-purchase, upgrade and finance plans available.
SnapShot 85 is an update on earlier handset surveys completed in September 2016 and December 2014 (SnapShot 78, and SnapShot 41).
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1. Introduction – The introduction of new Handset Plans
2. Examples of New Handset Plans
3. Conclusions – The types of Handset Plans available
- AT&T (USA)
- Aircell (Uganda)
- Algerie Telecom (Algeria)
- Comviq (Sweden)
- DNA (Finland)
- Everything Everywhere (UK)
- Optus (Australia)
- Orange (Morocco)
- SMART (Cambodia)
- TIM (Italy)
- Vodacom (South Africa)
- Vodafone (Australia & Italy)
- XL Axiata (Indonesia)
- vivo (Brazil)