Japan 5G-Ready Mobile Phone Shares Update, 1H20: Starting the 5G Smartphone Market

Japan 5G-Ready Mobile Phone Shares Update, 1H20: Starting the 5G Smartphone Market

  • February 2021 •
  • 14 pages •
  • Report ID: 6028946 •
  • Format: PDF
This IDC study presents vendor share in the Japan 5G-ready (fifth-generation telecommunications standard) mobile phone market. "Although slightly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, the 5G-ready mobile phone market is making a decent start. In order to increase 5G awareness, which is qualitatively and clearly different from 4G through user experience, further expansion of coverage area and model introduction in a cheaper and more affordable price range can be expected," says Akira Sugawara, senior market analyst, PC, Mobile Device, and Client Solutions, IDC Japan.This document is an English translation version from the Japanese document (IDC #JPJ45389920).