PH Smartphone Adoption Highest in SE Asia

Smartphone adoption is still rising in the Philippines, with more than more than a twofold increase during the last 12 months, the highest in Southeast Asia for the period, reports The research firm GfK gathered data from retail stores in the Philippines from April 2012 to March 2013. GfK said as many as 5.7 million smartphone units were sold in the country, representing a 146 percent jump in smartphone adoption.