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Huawei’s no longer a top-five smartphone brand in China

July 28, 2021


On the eve of the Huawei P50 series announcement, new market data from China reveals a sharp decline in demand for Huawei smartphones as the brand struggles to deal with US trade sanctions.

Huawei is (almost) dead, long live Honor!

The International Data Corporation (IDC) reports that smartphone shipments in China reached 78.1 million units in the second quarter of 2021, down 11% year-on-year due to the lack of new devices and the ongoing chip shortage.

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