This Brand Becomes India’s Top 5G Smartphone Manufacturer Leaving Xiaomi-Realme Behind: Report

The dominance of 5G smartphones is increasing in the Indian smartphone market. Talking about 5G smartphones, Samsung has emerged as the top smartphone brand in India. Samsung has overtaken companies like Realme and Xiaomi to take the No.1 crown with a 23% 5G smartphone market share.

Xiaomi occupies the second position with the same 18%. 5G smartphone shipments have registered a growth of 300% in the last year. If we talk overall, then in the last year, the overall growth of smartphones has been 1.6%.

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According to CMR’s report for the first quarter of the year 2022, Realme is in the third position with a 15% market share. The same Vivo is in the fourth position with 14% and Oppo is in the fifth position with 8%. Poco’s business has been included in Xiaomi’s market share.

Xiaomi’s smartphone shipments have registered a decline of 13%. While Samsung has registered a growth of 7% and Realme 40%. The same OnePlus has registered a growth of 50% in shipments. Apple’s shipments have registered a growth of 20%. If we talk about premium smartphones, then Apple continues to dominate it with 77% of the market.

Overall India’s smartphone shipments declined 5 per cent year-on-year for the third consecutive quarter, with 37 million smartphone units shipping in the first quarter of 2022, according to research firm International Data Corporation (IDC).

However, Xiaomi’s shipments declined by 18% year-on-year (YoY). But it continued to dominate online channels with a 32 per cent stake, including its sub-brand POCO. Because of this brand actually stays at the top. Tell us that Xiaomi is runners-up in the 5G portion.