Smartphone market share top has 3 Chinese manufacturers

IDC has published the top smartphone manufacturers for 2018. In a market that shrank in the past year by 4.9%, some companies still managed to turn a profit and exceed expectations. Furthermore, Chinese manufacturers hold 3 of the top 5 positions when it comes to both growth and overall market share. This happened despite pressure from the US government on Huawei devices. What is truly interesting is that from the top 5, only Chinese companies had growth in the last…

Top smartphone manufacturers in 2017

Chinese smartphone (and electronics in general) had a bad reputation in the past. Most considered them cheap products that would break in just a few months and the build quality was bad. However, in the past years, China had a constant growth when it came to technology improvements. It steadily became the world’s “electronic’s factory” and started to produce everything from smartphones, to tablets, TVs, radios and almost anything you can imagine. Still, for a long time, the actual engineering…