The growth of the smartphone market in India last year was 12 percent. This market has grown despite the devastation caused by the second wave of Corona at the beginning of last year. China’s Xiaomi remains in the first place in the smartphone market. Then there was Samsung. However, China’s Realme achieved an annual growth of around 25 percent and became the third largest company in the smartphone market in the fourth quarter. Sales of Realme, a subsidiary of China’s BBK Electronics, have increased significantly. Vivo and Oppo, the other two subsidiaries of BBK Electronics, ranked fourth and fifth respectively in the fourth quarter.
analyst firm Canalys the one Report It has been told in the last year that 162 million smartphones were shipped in the country. This is a 12 percent increase from the shipments of 144.7 million smartphones in the previous year. Xiaomi shipped around 40.5 million units last year and the company had a market share of around 25 percent. However, Xiaomi has not registered any annual growth. Its shipments and market share have decreased as compared to the previous year. Samsung achieved annual growth of about five percent last year. The company has retained its second position with a market share of 19 per cent. However, its market share has decreased by one percent from the previous year.
Vivo has succeeded in becoming the third largest company in the smartphone market on an annual basis. Its market share stood at 16 percent. The company shipped 2.57 crore units last year. However, its annual growth has come down by four per cent. In the previous year, Vivo’s market share was around 19 percent.
Realme has achieved a growth of about 25 percent last year. Its smartphone shipments increased to 242 million units. Its market share has also increased and stood at 15 per cent. The company has benefited from improving planning and stock management. Due to this the supply of smartphones sold has increased. Oppo’s growth last year was 6 percent. The company shipped 2.01 crore smartphones. Its market share was 12 percent. Chinese smartphone companies have increased their share in the country’s smartphone market over the years. With this, big smartphone companies like Apple and Samsung are getting tough competition.