India smartphone market grew 18% in Q1; revival to take longer
While Q1 figures were up y-o-y due to low base, shipments declined 14% sequentially
NEW DELHI : The electronics and consumer durables market in India may see a significant slowdown because of the second wave of covid-19 infections in the country. Sales of electronic products such as smartphones and laptops and consumer durables such as air conditioners and coolers will take a hit, according to industry experts. Market research firms have also been re-evaluating their expectations for the coming quarters.