Recently, the UK based research & analyst firm Canalys has reveal the first report of the smartphone market in China for 2019. This time, HUAWEI has taken the lead with 38.5% total market share during last year.
It was then followed by OPPO, vivo, Xiaomi and lastly Apple on the top 5 charts. There are total of 369 million units sold in the entire year with drop of 7% when compared annually.
However, the growth of HUAWEI in market shares has increases hugely up to 35.5% while other has reduced shipment for last year.
In the fourth quarter of 2019, the Chinese smartphone market shrank by 15% year-on-year, and overall sales were 85.3 million units. This is the 11th consecutive quarter of decline in the Chinese mobile phone market. In the fourth quarter of 2019, Huawei’s mobile phone shipments were 33.3 million units, with a market share of 39%. OPPO, vivo, Apple and other mobile phone brand shipments were between 10 and 14 million. Xiaomi ranked fifth. The volume is 8.1 million, with a market share of 9.5%.