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China smartphone shipments rise 2% to 105 mln in Q1

Saturday 30 April 2016 | 08:52 CET | News
Smartphone shipments in China increased by 2 percent year-on-year to over 105 million units in the first quarter of 2016. The Chinese smartphone market was led by Huawei, Vivo, Xiaomi, Oppo and Apple in the period, with Vivo taking second place for the first time, according to a report from Canalys. The report also shows that Q1 was a promising start to 2016 for China. The Chinese market outperformed the global market, which contracted for the first time in its history, and there are no signs of a slowdown in consumer spending.

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Companies: Apple / Huawei China / Samsung / Vivo / Xiaomi
Countries: China
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