Monday, March 23, 2020 • 16:14
Xiaomi has reportedly managed to overtake Huawei in third place as a smartphone manufacturer in the top-time from February until 2020. This is the first time Xiaomi beats Huawei. Huawei must be willing to give up the position of the third after sending only 5.5 million units of smartphones, while Xiaomi managed to send a smartphone as much as 6 million units.
In fact, both Huawei and Xiaomi, to have the both equally a sharp decline. Huawei initially deliver approximately 12.2 million units in January 2020, and Xiaomi as many as 10 million units in the month of January 2020.
Huawei then almost 70% send less mobile in February of 2020, in comparison to February 2019. Shipping Xiaomi only about 30% dropped. In total, there are as many as 62 million units of the smartphone will be shipped in February 2020, this dropped to 39%, compared to the year 2019.
Meanwhile, rivals Huawei and Xiaomi, Samsung in the course of the month of February, 2020, Samsung will send a maximum of 18.2 million units of the smartphones, followed by 10 million units of the Apple iPhone. What to make then of Huawei defeated by Xiaomi?
Quote from GSMArena, Huawei lost his position outside of China, because smartphone of the new generation is not equipped with Google apps and services. While other companies such as Xiaomi is still present, launch a smartphone with a cheap price and comes with full support of Google.
Not only that, the virus outbreaks COVID-19, basically, you destroy most of the Chinese market in February 2020. And the Chinese market is the market, most of the places overhang Huawei setalh entry in the list of entities, the US. (*)