Smartphone Shipments Decline Most Ever as Buyers Spend Less

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  • Shipments of smartphones declined 18.3% in the December quarter compared to a year earlier.
  • Shipments totaled a little over 300 million units.
  • For the year, shipments fell 11.3%, the lowest total for a decade.
  • Needham, Massachusetts-based IDC reported the data on Thursday.