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Huawei claims lead over Samsung in 5G smartphone shipments

Friday 17 January 2020 | 09:38 CET | News
Huawei announced that it shipped 6.9 million 5G smartphones as of December 2019. That puts the company just ahead of Samsung, which had reported 6.7 million 5G phones shipped last year. 

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