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89% of mobile users in India carry just one handset

According to β€œMaximizing Mobile: Multiple Phone Use is Rising in BRIC Markets” an overwhelming majority (89%) of mobile users in India, just like the US, use just one mobile handset.

In India the usage of dual SIM is on the rise, that could be one reason why many don’t carry 2 handsets. At the time of writing the article the Micromax A116 Canvas HD was making a lot of noise – dual SIM, very good graphics and at a very affordable price.

Multiple Phone Use is Rising in BRIC Markets. Source Nielsen

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