It is very difficult to deceive statistics and they currently speak clearly. Xiaomi beats Huawei and for the first time, it becomes the third largest smartphone manufacturer in the world. The ranking is based on the number of shipments of smartphones, and Huawei is falling to fourth place, which has long belonged to the Chinese Xiaomi.
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The reasons for this shift may vary. On the one hand, it is a long-term innovation and a great price-performance ratio from Xiaomi, on the other hand, the current trade war between China and the USA also speaks against Huawei. It has even limited Huawei's new smartphones to not supporting native or Google services.
Third Xiaomi, fourth Huawei
The main factor in the decline in the February statistics is the large year-on-year decline in deliveries and also in sales, ie sales of individual smartphones. In the month of February / February, the global market recorded a year-on-year decrease in smartphone deliveries of up to 38% (62 million units) and a year-on-year decrease in sales by 39% (65 million units).
Huawei, which still has a number of 4G models in its portfolio, has seen an even bigger drop in its ranks. The year-on-year decrease in deliveries in the given month decreased by up to 69% and the decrease in sales subsequently by 64%.
In contrast, China's Xiaomi saw a year-on-year decline of only 32% and a decline in sales of 29%. It was this factor that ultimately decided to change the partitions between the third and fourth largest manufacturers.
After the release of statistics, it is clear that the difference between Xiaomi and Huawei in the given month of February it amounts to only 500 pieces of equipment. Xiaomi sold 000 million units, while Huawei sold only 6 million units.
He still holds the first place Samsung, sold 18,2 million units last month. He is followed by American society Apple, which has 10,2 million units sold on its account.
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