Xiaomi and realme are the only two Android mobile manufacturers that are selling more phones than a year ago.
As always, the market research firm is Counterpoint Research published a report con Android smartphone sales figures for the third quarter of 2022.
Only that is the most relevant information provided by this report The two mobile brands are selling more mobiles compared to the same period last year. Keep reading and discover what they are.
Xiaomi and Realme are the only brands that grew compared to the third quarter of 2021
The study conducted by Counterpoint researchers reveals that Xiaomi and realme are the only two brands that sold more mobiles in the third quarter of 2022 than in the same period of the previous year. Sell 8.8 million units in 2021 to sell 9.1 million devicesThat represents an increase of 4%, while Realme saw the biggest increase, specifically 85%, as its sales increased 2.2 million mobile phones were sold this year, up from 1.2 million units sold last year.
As you can see in the comparison table that we put you under these lines, Samsung was the brand that sold the most terminals in the third quarter of 2022. Over 13 million unitsXiaomi completes the podium with Apple in second place More than 8 million units have been sold And indeed it ranks a creditable fourth.
The report also reveals that Europe’s smartphone market has suffered 16% sales decline compared to previous yearMainly due to price increase and armed conflict between Russia and Ukraine, since they were sold Only 40 million smartphones.
The prospects for the future are not rosy at all, as sales of mobile terminals in the final quarter of the year, possibly despite Black Friday and Christmas campaigns, according to Jan Striczak, associate director of Counterpoint Research. Less than last year.