"Portable Players in the Netherlands" Is Now Available at Fast Market Research
Portable players continued to see a volume decline in 2013. This poor performance was caused by the impact from other products, especially smartphones. Consumers increasingly perceived little need for dedicated portable players, as they could have the same functionality in multipurpose gadgets such as smartphones and tablets. Portable MP3 players suffered the most from the competition from smartphones, showing the steepest volume sales decline in 2013.