“The smartphone market continues to grow, with 1 billion units sold globally in 2013. Users are becoming increasingly dependent on their smartphones as use becomes more integrated into people’s everyday lives.
IDC reported in its Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker that smartphones will represent virtually all of the mobile phone market in many of the world’s most developed economies by the end of 2017. Teleplan estimates that every year 150 million smartphones are now being returned for after-market services and repairs around the world. The fully-automated multi-brand smartphone tester offers a time saving of around five minutes per device.”