Get this: Xiaomi now shares the number one spot with Samsung in India

China-based Xiaomi and South Korea-based Samsung became the top smartphone brands in India with 23.5 market share each in Q3 of 2017, according to a report by International Data Corporation (IDC). According to the report, Xiaomi’s year-on-year shipments tripled in Q3. The number of smartphones shipped by the China-based maker almost doubled compared to the same quarter a year ago. The […]

India beats US as world’s 2nd-largest smartphone market. Here’s why

India has overtaken the USA as the second-largest smartphone market during July-September as shipments touched a record high of 40 million units, said Singapore-based analyst firm Canalys. According to a recent report, after a wobble in June quarter, the country’s smartphone market recovered quickly, with shipments growing 23 per cent year-on-year in September. “This growth […]