In line with a survey by Statista, about 61.3 million smartphones are in use in Vietnam. The nation is among the many prime 10 international locations with the very best variety of smartphones.
The ten international locations with the very best variety of smartphone customers. (Supply: Statista)
In line with market researcher Statista, annual smartphone gross sales tripled from 2009 to 2015. After that, the market started to stabilize round 1.5 million models per 12 months.
In 2020, about 1.38 billion smartphones have been bought worldwide. The quantity will proceed to extend in 2021 with a predicted variety of over 1.53 million models.
In line with the survey by Statista, as of Could 2021, China was the main nation when it comes to smartphone customers with almost 912 million individuals.
Though the quantity is lower than half of China’s, India ranked second with over 439 million models. These two international locations will proceed to prime the rankings due to their enormous populations and powerful development potential, given the comparatively low smartphone use charges, based on Statista.
Amongst Southeast Asian international locations, Indonesia and Vietnam are the 2 markets with the very best variety of customers. Indonesia had as much as 160.2 million smartphone customers and ranked fourth within the record. Vietnam had 61.3 million customers, and was among the many prime 10 international locations with the most important variety of smartphone customers on the planet.
The Philippines and Thailand had a decrease variety of customers, with 41.3 and 37.8 million customers, respectively.
The smartphone penetration charge can be utilized as an indicator to measure how superior a rustic’s economic system is. The variety of smartphone customers and the penetration charge of smartphones are thought-about one of many foundations for the event of the digital economic system.
In 2020, the smartphone penetration charge in Vietnam ranked ninth with 63.1%, larger than Indonesia (58.6%) and the Philippines (37.7%).
Vietnam is taken into account a high-growth digital economic system market in Southeast Asia.
In line with a report by Google, Temasek, and Bain & Firm, Southeast Asia’s digital economic system in 2020 noticed development of e-commerce, meals supply and on-line media amid the worldwide Covid-19 pandemic.
Accordingly, digital funds reached $620 billion in 2020 and are anticipated to succeed in $1.2 trillion in 2025.
On-line media additionally posted 22% development, reaching $17 billion in 2020. This was pushed by explosive development of video streaming service suppliers, with a development charge of 12 instances in Vietnam and 18 instances in Thailand.
Vietnam and Indonesia are two international locations which have recorded double-digit development for the digital economic system. Vietnam’s digital economic system has a complete worth of about $14 billion and is predicted to succeed in $52 billion by 2025, with a median development charge of 29% from now to 2025. Amid the pandemic, the Web-based economic system in Vietnam recorded development in transportation, meals, e-commerce and fintech.
In 2020, Vietnamese spent 25% of their time on smartphones browsing Fb and 12% of their time watching YouTube.
Mobiistar, Vsmart and Bphone in recent times have been making an attempt to enter the world market, however their tales and outcomes have diverse.