Infographic: Q4-2023 | Smartphones | Mobile Market Monitor

Our Q4 2023 Market Monitor report has been published. We release one infographic each quarter to summarize the global smartphone market activities in a single page.

Some quick observations on the smartphone market:

  • The global smartphone market grew by 7% YoY and by 8% QoQ in Q4 2023 to reach 323.2 million units.
  • Apple grew by 2% YoY, overtaking Samsung for the top spot in Q4 2023.
  • Samsung, meanwhile, declined by 9% YoY, losing share to Apple in the premium segment, to Chinese OEMs such as Xiaomi in the mid-tier segment and to Transsion brands in the entry-level segment.
  • Samsung, nevertheless, retained its position as the world’s top smartphone player in annual terms.
  • Among the top five smartphone brands, Xiaomi grew the most in Q4 2023 at 23% YoY to reach 40.7 million units.
  • HONOR experienced a healthy double-digit growth of 27% YoY, whereas Huawei grew in triple-digits, the only top-10 OEM to do so.
  • In terms of regional performance, the Middle East and Africa (MEA) exhibited the highest annual shipment growth while Europe experienced the highest decline.

Counterpoint Smartphone Infographic - Q4 2023

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