The rise of Xiaomi in India has been nothing wanting extraordinary. Ever because the firm overtook Samsung within the nation as the highest smartphone producer, it appears it merely can’t cease profitable.
As proof of this, some new numbers from Counterpoint Analysis give us an thought of how main producers in India fare in the case of on-line gross sales. Not solely was Xiaomi the market chief within the first quarter of 2019 by an extended shot, however six out of the highest ten units on this class are made by the Chinese language firm.
Take a look at the chart under to see how Xiaomi’s Indian smartphone shipments through on-line channels fare as in comparison with the competitors:
Though Samsung gained a bit of little bit of market share in India as in comparison with Q1 2018 — and Xiaomi misplaced a bit of — it’s nonetheless not sufficient to kill Xiaomi’s lead. The truth is, Xiaomi is almost thrice as massive as Samsung in the case of on-line smartphone shipments.
Nonetheless, the corporate shouldn’t relaxation on its laurels. Samsung did achieve a bit (possible primarily based on its Galaxy M-series line) and newcomer Realme — an offshoot Oppo model — gained a big market share after lower than a yr in enterprise. Asus additionally confirmed some appreciable positive aspects as in comparison with 2018, and excessive reward for the Asus 6Z (often known as the Asus Zenfone 6 in different nations) is just more likely to improve its share.
Counterpoint additionally says that the Xiaomi Redmi 6A was the best-selling system in Q1 2019 in India. Click on right here to learn the total report.
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