global smartphone share

Global Smartphone Share: 2016 Q1 – 2017 Q3

global smartphone marketSource : Counterpoint Research Market Monitor

  • Chinese Brands Oppo, Vivo and Huawei are growing fast in 2017
  • Huawei surpassed Apple for the first time in Q2 2017
  • Xiaomi made a big jump in Q2 2017 when compared to previous quarters
  • Global smartphone shipments grew 5% YoY reaching 400 million units in Q3 2017, a third quarter record.
  • Being the largest smartphone market in the world, China continues to be very influential in crowning the top smartphone OEMs.

[Global Smartphone Share(%)]

Global Smartphone Share

(%)

2016Q12016Q22016Q32016Q42017Q12017Q22017Q3
Samsung23.3%21.5%20.0%17.8%21.6%22.0%20.9%
Apple15.0%11.2%12.0%17.9%13.7%11.2%11.7%
Huawei8.3%8.9%8.8%10.3%9.3%10.5%9.8%
Oppo3.9%6.4%6.8%7.1%7.0%8.3%8.1%
Vivo3.7%4.6%5.7%5.4%6.1%6.8%7.2%
Xiaomi4.3%4.1%4.1%3.9%3.6%6.3%7.1%
LG4.0%3.9%3.5%3.2%4.0%3.6%3.5%
ZTE3.8%4.3%4.0%3.7%3.6%3.3%2.5%
Others33.7%35.1%35.1%30.7%31.1%27.8%29.2%


[Global Smartphone Shipments (Millions of Units)]

Global Smartphone Shipments

(Millions of Units)

2016Q12016Q22016Q32016Q42017Q12017Q22017Q3
Samsung79.277.176.078.080.080.483.3
Apple51.240.245.578.350.841.046.7
Huawei28.432.033.645.034.638.539.1
Oppo13.223.025.830.926.130.532.5
Vivo12.516.521.723.622.824.828.6
Xiaomi14.514.515.517.013.423.128.5
LG13.513.913.514.114.813.313.9
ZTE13.015.315.416.413.312.29.8
Others114.87125.51133.55134.45115.36101.76116.49