Samsung, Xiaomi lead Chinese smartphone market

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Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi and Samsung are the winners in China's smartphone market this year while Apple sales dropped, according to a research report by Kantar Worldpanel. The research finds Samsung's popular Galaxy line of smartphones helped the Korean company corner the largest share of the mainland's mobile market this year. Galaxy S3 and S4 models were popular, as was the Galaxy Note 2 phablet. Half of all premium smartphones, referring to phones with a price of at least CNY 3,000, sold on the mainland during the period were Samsung products.

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Companies: Apple / Lenovo / Samsung
Countries: China
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