Leading smartphone brands have tightened their grip of urban China market. In the three months ending October 2017, the top five brands – Huawei (including sub-brand Honor), Xiaomi, Apple, Vivo and OPPO – made up 91% of smartphone sales in urban China, compared to 79% a year earlier, according to the latest smartphone OS data […]
The total sales of smartphones in China reached 35.52 million units in April 2017, led by Huawei with 8.08 million units and 22.8% market share.
Top China smartphone brands Oppo and Vivo had the highest market share by total shipment volume while Honor and Xiaomi generated most online sales in January 2017.
China smartphone shipments were up 9% in Q4 2016 and 12% in 2016 according to Counterpoint. Huawei, Oppo, and Vivo (HOV) emerged as clear winners in 2016.
25% of China smartphone users use the iOS operating system in 2016, a slight growth compared to the past year which was 21%.
The third-party mobile app stores had 444 million active usrs as of Q1 2016, led by Qihoo 360’s 360 Mobile Assistant (42.6%), Tencent’s Myapp (34.6%) and Baidu Mobile Assistant (25.5%).
The transaction volume of China’s smartphone market reached 98.9 million in Q2 2015 according to iiMedia. Xiaomi, Huawei and iPhone led the market.
Despite continuous weak growth and even decline in smart phone sales in China, major domestic mobile phone manufacturers still set forth a “big leap” of shipping target. Huawei, Lenovo, Xiaomi and TCL etc. all set their phone sales amount at 100 million sets. Then after half a year, let’s take a look at where they […]
Meizu, Mi and Smartisan are popular local smartphone brands in China. Yet, different city tiers in China may have a preference toward different smartphone brands. According to a research from Umeng between June and August this year, major users in first and second tier cities favor local mobile phone brands.