global smartphone shipment

Global Smartphone Shipments Share – Last Eight Years of Winners & Losers

Source : Counterpoint Research Market Monitor

Brand2011201220132014201520162017
Samsung19%29%30%24%22%21%20%
Apple18%18%15%15%16%14%14%
Huawei3%4%5%6%7%9%10%
Oppo0%1%1%2%3%6%8%
vivo0%0%1%1%3%5%6%
Xiaomi0%1%2%5%5%4%6%
  • This data shows the smartphone shipment share in the global smartphone market from 2010 to 2017 for the top smartphone OEM brands during this period.
  • Samsung has been leading the smartphone market
  • Chinese brands Xiaomi, Vivo, OPPO & Huawei remained the fastest growing smartphone brands. Samsung, Apple and LG also showed growth during the year.
  • Smartphone shipments grew 2% annually to reach 1550 million units in CY 2017.