bad news there for all manufacturers of Smartphones are sold worldwide, with less equipment. According to the analysts of IDC, the Numbers decreased in the first quarter of 2019 is 6.6 percent. Instead 332,7 million in the first three months of 2018, 2019, only 310,8 million units were sold.
all of the manufacturers do not belong to the losers. On the contrary, Huawei was able to sell instead of 39.3 million as in the previous year 59.1 million Smartphones. This is an increase of 50.3 per cent. And slowly, the Chinese manufacturer comes closer to actually the top position, which is sought also.
There can claim to Samsung, with 71.9 million sales. These Figures mean, however, a decrease of 8.1 percent compared to the previous year. The market share of Samsung, now stands at 23.1 per cent, Huawei has increased from 11.8 percent to 19 percent.
Apple has sold about 30 percent fewer iPhones
a Big loser in the number 3 on the market, namely Apple. The iPhone does a hard time at the moment on the market, despite price discounts in many other markets, reductions in China and attractive Trade-in, also of Switzerland.
Instead of 15.7 percent market share in the prior-year period (and at the time, according to court 2) Apple has now in the first quarter of 2019 11.7 percent. The numbers fell sharply to about 30 percent, from 52.2 million to 36.4 million.
And behind it, three other Chinese manufacturers are pushing forward – albeit with varying degrees of success. Xiaomi to number 4 also has lost about 10.2 percent to 25 million units in the first three months of the year. Especially in the home market, it is no longer running around. However, Xiaomi has a market share of 8 per cent and puts the Apple as close as never before.
Three Chinese crowd behind Apple
in Vivo, however, by the launches in China and India right and is now selling already to 23.2 million units, which means a Plus of 24 percent. Thus, Vivo has caught up with its sister brand Oppo, which wants to conquer Switzerland. Swisscom has a first 5G Smartphone of the as-yet-unknown manufacturer in the product range.
Oppo has sold in the first quarter of 2019 23.1 million Smartphones, and is due to the error tolerance of 0.1 million along with Vivo on 5th place. The loss compared with the previous year is six percent, the market share has remained at 7.4 per cent stable.