1.75 (2014) Billion to 5 Billion Users of Mobile by 2017


Due to popularity of 3G & 4G is triggering switching between traditional mobile phone users to smartphone users.  MobileInternet

More than half of the mobile users are now using smartphones making it primary marketing channel for marketeers.

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Penetration of the mobile users is slowing down due to saturation and it means that mobile phone is already adopted by most of the people worldwide,

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AMENDED 2017 Statistics