Global shipments of Dongguan-made mobile phones rank top 3 among domestic counterparts     02/16/2017 08:45

In 2016 domestic smartphone sales experienced major change as domestic manufacturers made considerable advances in performance to gradually seize market share from global brands. Huawei, OPPO, and Vivo are representative of mobile phones manufactured in Dongguan which have now become market leaders.

According to a report by the international data company IDC for 2016, OPPO ranked first in China with domestic mobile phone shipments of 78.4 million, taking a market share of 16.8%. Huawei had domestic shipments of 76.6 million, ranking second.

On 8th February, research company IHS Technology released a report confirming Huawei had global mobile phone shipments of 139 million in 2016, making it top of Chinese mobile phone manufacturers. OPPO and Vivo ranked second and third, with respective global shipments of 95 and 82 million. "Made-in-Dongguan" has become a main force of the global smartphone industry.

(By Stefanie Tan and Sev Pischl)

来源:Dongguan Today     Editor:谭晶