Market analysis companies IDC, Counterpoint and Calanys released their reports for the last quarter, revealing significant changes in the ‘ranking’ of the best-selling smartphone brands.
The big news is the fact that Xiaomi now occupies the third position, ahead of Apple, which is thus relegated to fourth place ahead of Vivo. In the first place we find Samsung and in the second, Huawei, which had won the first position last quarter.
Regarding the evolution compared to the previous year, the Canalys report indicates that Samsung saw a 2.9% growth, Xiaomi an impressive 42% and alive 4.2%. On the other hand, Huawei saw a drop of 22% and Apple 10.6%.