China’s mobile internet market reached RMB 197.22 billion (USD 29 billion) in Q2 2016, an increase of 113% YoY or 22.7% QoQ according to iResearch.
China Third-party online payment market had a total transaction value of RMB 4.65 trillion in Q2 2016, with an increase of 6.5% QoQ according to Analysis.
China’s smart mobile devices totaled 1.33 billion units in the second quarter of 2016 with a growth rate of 1.5% compared to the first quarter of 2016.
China online gaming market reached RMB 41.6 billion (US$6.24 billion) in Q2 2016, an increase of 24.2% YoY or 0.9% QoQ.
China’s online shopping market transactions totaled RMB 1,117.8 billion (USD 167.51 billion) in the second quarter of 2016 with a growth rate of 27.6% YoY or 14.9% QoQ according to iResearch.
China smartphone shipments grew 4% annually to hit 109 million units in Q2 2016 according to Strategy Analytics.
Total revenues of China’s SME B2B e-commerce market reached RMB 5.79 billion (USD 870 million) in Q2 2016, an increase of 14.4% YoY or 6.8% QoQ according to iResearch.
The total transactions of China’s online travel market exceeded RMB 143 billion (USD 21.4 billion) in Q2 2016, an increase of 31.3% YoY or 8.9% QoQ according to iResearch data.
Momo, one of the leading mobile social networking app in China, reported increased net revenues of 222% year over year to $99.0 million in Q2 2016 though its monthly active users were down to 74.8 million in June 2016 from 78.4 million in June 2015.
Combined MAU of Weixin and WeChat were 806 million, an increase of 34% YoY, according to Tencent’s Q2 results.
In the second quarter of 2016, iOS continued to post year-over-year declines in urban China: 17.9% of smartphone sales in the period were iOS, a drop of 1.8 percentage points from 19.7% in the second quarter of 2015 according to Kantar.
GMV transacted on Alibaba China retail marketplaces was RMB837 billion (US$126 billion), an increase of RMB164 billion (US$25 billion), or 24% year-over-year, with mobile GMV accounting for 75% of total GMV according to Alibaba.
JD.com GMV for the second quarter of 2016 increased by 47% to RMB160.4 billion (US$24.1 billion) from the core GMV (excluding Paipai.com) of RMB108.7 billion in the second quarter of 2015 according to JD.com.
Weibo’s monthly active users (“MAUs”) grew 33% year over year to 282 million in June 2016, 89% of which were mobile users according to Weibo Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results.
Baidu’s mobile search monthly active users (MAUs) reached 667 million for the month of June 2016, an increase of 6% year-over-year according to its Q2 2016 results.