India smartphone shipments cross 150 million in 2020 – But there’s an asterisk A bunch of smartphones

On the one side, there was pandemic and economic recession. On the other, the work from home and e-learning norms triggered fresh demand for smartphones.

In the end, pandemic may have been the winner as it had a negative impact on the sale of smartphones in India. But only just. For, India’s smartphone shipments declined by a modest 4% on its year-on-year numbers.