This year the Russians acquired 35 per cent more smartphones in natural terms, than a year earlier. Such data on the results of January-April, announced the combined company “Svyaznoy Evroset”. This was a record increase in sales of smartphones in the last three years.
The total number of smartphones sold in online channels, reaching 1.4 million units. Citizens have spent on gadgets to 27 billion rubles.
“The growth of online sales is that in the regions today the Internet has become more accessible, an increasing proportion of mobile traffic, and retailers are rapidly developing their logistics infrastructure. This makes the process of delivery of products to customers much faster,” explains Vice President of sales “Svyaznoy Evroset” David Borzilov.
The average cost of the smartphone, bought online, rose 3 percent to almost 19.4 million rubles. The most popular brands in the pieces of steel Xiaomi, Honor and Samsung. Money, as in the previous year, the leader remains Apple.
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