Although the US government has been restricting the market entry of China's leading smartphone manufacturer Huawei in the name of "information security", other Chinese smartphone manufacturers still try to enter the U.S. market.
The latest market research data show that among the top 10 best-selling smartphone brands in India in Q4 2017, all except Samsung are Chinese manufacturers, whose total market share exceeds 50 percent.
The 2018 Mobile World Congress (MWC) is now underway in Barcelona, Spain. ASUS CEO Jerry Shen unveiled the Taiwanese tech company's latest flagship smartphones series, including the ZenFone 5, 5Z and 5 Lite.
The Indian market is where China's smartphone manufacturers perform best with regards to internationalization. The Indian smartphone market grew by 14 percent last year, more than any other country. Chinese brands made up 53 percent of smartphone sales, according to the latest foreign media news.
Google announced it purchased the Pixel HTC intelligent mobile phone team for $1.1 billion.
Data from Canalys showed that China's smartphone market has stagnated and smartphone shipments fell for the first time in 2017.