The number of sold smartphones Huawei overtook Apple in 2019
Huawei in 2019 sold more smartphones than Apple
Chinese smartphone maker Huawei has overtaken Apple in number of smartphones sold. This was stated by research firm OTR Global, which announced the sales reports for the first quarter of 2019, according to GizmoChina.
For the period, Huawei managed to implement 59 million smartphones – that’s 50% more than in the first quarter of last year. Meanwhile, Apple, according to preliminary estimates, sold from 37 to 42 million smartphones, although analysts from Wall Street were expecting from her at least 40-50 million of sales.
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According to OTR Global, sales of Huawei could be even more successful if the US government banned mobile operators to sell the smartphone, and state-owned companies and the military —is to buy them in fear of Chinese espionage.
In the coming days, Apple will release a financial report for the first quarter of 2019, however, there likely will not be disclosed quantitative figures-of-sale devices. Recently, the company has classified this information.
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