Counterpoint Research, a market research company, released a report on Thursday, showing that the sales volume of smartphones in China during the third quarter was 76.5 million units, down 9% year-on-year.
CAICT, a think tank under the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, released a report on Tuesday regarding the domestic mobile phone market.
Zhu Lei, General Manager of the Sales Operation Department 1 of Xiaomi Group China, was recently succeeded by Wang Teng, a younger official born in the 1980s .
China has built a total of 718,000 5G base stations throughout the country this year, most of them in large and medium-sized cities, the government announced.
It’s a common phenomenon in many Southeast Asian countries: Young people snatch up the latest smartphone models online — but rarely are they satisfied with what comes in the mail.
China’s leading smartphone brands are all trying to improve their market competitiveness and expand market share through setting up new sub-brands.
Last week, a new budget smartphone model numbered HTC 2Q72XXX with a Snapdragon 435 chipset, received Bluetooth certification and was unveiled at Wifi Alliance on Nov. 12.
OPPO and vivo lead the Chinese domestic market in sales volume of over 73 millions in the first half of 2018.