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Xiaomi already surpasses Apple in market share in smartphones, now it goes for Samsung

A decade in the past Xiaomi was hardly recognized exterior of China – not that they knew it a lot inside – however at this time it is an absolute big in the world of shopper electronics and, after all, in the world of smartphones.

The most recent knowledge from Canalys verify this: Xiaomi has turn into the second largest producer in the world in market share, and for the primary time beats Apple. Solely Samsung is a bit above it, however at this price it might not take lengthy to surpass it as properly.

Be careful, Samsung

In accordance with the report of this consultancy, in the second quarter of the 12 months Xiaomi has turn into for the primary time in the second largest smartphone producer in the world with a share of 17%.


Apple is relegated to a 3rd place with its 14% share, whereas Samsung continues to dominate this phase though with a really small margin: its share is 19%, however Xiaomi’s share development is way more putting and that would lead it to additionally surpass the South Korean producer.

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Clearly that is helped by the truth that the typical costs of its units are a lot decrease than these of its two rivals: in accordance with Canalys, the typical costs of Xiaomi smartphones they’re 40% cheaper than Samsung and 75% cheaper than Apple.

On this new milestone the corporate doesn’t conceal the truth that there are different rivals that additionally threaten the privileged positions of Samsung, Xiaomi and Apple: each Oppo and Vivo additionally develop at good charges, and in Canalys they level out that their investments in advertising are being extra notable.

Extra info | Canalys

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