09 Nov '12, 4am

Apple’s iPhone losing edge in Asia: survey

Apple’s iPhone losing edge in Asia: survey

Has iPhone 5 delivered? (Photo courtesy of Blackbox Research) Nearly one in five Asians who were early iPhone buyers said the phone has failed to meet their expectations. But at the same time, 28 per cent of buyers said the new iPhone 5 has surpassed their expectations. These are among some of the findings by independent research company Blackbox Research in Singapore and AIP in Japan, which surveyed 12,000 adults across 12 Asian countries last month. Blackbox Managing Director, David Black, said, "Apple has definitely lost a little of its gloss and it will be interesting to see how they respond in what is now an increasingly competitive category. Remember what happened to Nokia when everyone thought they were unstoppable. " The survey also found that 39 per cent of Asians feel that Apple is paling in comparison to other brands in the smartphone category. Consumers state t...

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