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September 28, 2015

337million Smartphones sold during Q2,2015, led by over 12% increase in chinese brands


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Buoyed by the increasing clout of the Chinese manufacturers, smartphone shipments according to IDC global smartphone shipments reached a total of 337 million units in the second quarter of 2015. According to IDC, it was the second best quarter on record, trailing only the 2014 holiday quarter, when vendors had shipped 375 million units. Chinese vendors continued to gain market share in the lower-cost segment. Samsung was the only vendor among the Top 5 to suffer a year-over-year decline in shipments and consequently saw its market share drop from 24.8 to 21.7 percent.

Chines brands Huawei, Xiaomi and Lenevo contributed over 15% of overall smartphone shipments this q2,2015