1. US rules out bailout for Silicon Valley Bank, auctions reportedly underway 2. Apple CEO Tim Cook backs AR/VR headset, likely to launch this year 3. Infosys’ Mohit Joshi joins Tech Mahindra as MD and CEO

Apple becomes largest smartphone brand in China in Oct 2021

Spread the love

Tech giant Apple has surpassed smartphone brand Vivo to emerge as the largest smartphone vendor in China in October 2021, says a report.

According to market research firm Counterpoint, driven by the iPhone 13 series, Apple’s sales grew 46 per cent MoM, the highest among all major OEMs in the country.

“Ever since Huawei’s decline, the top position in China has been changing hands. OPPO became number one in January 2021 while Vivo attained the top position in March 2021,” Tarun Pathak, Research Director, Counter point, said in a statement.

“The market dynamics changed again in October with Apple becoming the new one OEM for the first since December 2015,” Pathak added.

“Huawei has been resilient in the premium segment in China, but this seems to be changing now. Apple, with its strong brand equity, is gaining the maximum from the gap left by Huawei in the premium segment,” Pathak said.

Claim Free Bets

“Apple could have gained more if it were not for the shortages, especially for the Pro versions. But still, Apple is managing its supply chain better than other OEMs,” he added.



    All Posts

    Related Post

    View All

    Instagram to roll out 2 tools to protect teens from ...

    October 12th, 2021 | THE FREE MEDIA

    Spread the loveFacebook-owned Instagram would soon roll out two new tools to safeguard teenagers from harmful content, aft...

    NASA’s solar probe creates history, touches Su...

    December 16th, 2021 | THE FREE MEDIA

    Spread the loveFor the first time in history, a spacecraft has touched the Sun. NASA’s Parker Solar Probe has now fl...

    Scientists find faster method of predicting space we...

    December 12th, 2021 | THE FREE MEDIA

    Spread the loveScientists have identified a faster method of predicting space weather using the Solar Radio Bursts (SRBs) ...