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China smartphone market drops 10% in Q2 amid falling demand, lack of flagship products

Friday 30 July 2021 | 11:56 CET | News
Around 79 million smartphones were shipped in China in the second quarter of 2021, which represents a decline of 10 percent year-on-year. The decrease was the result of the weaker-than-expected demand and a lack of flagship products that could trigger consumer interest, according to a report from IDC. Nevertheless, the first half of the year still saw a 7.1 percent year-on-year growth with 165 million shipments, mainly due to the low comparison base last year when the pandemic struck.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / Huawei / Oppo / Vivo / Xiaomi
Countries: China
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