Huawei won the first place in Russia in sales of smartphones in retail and online stores. This information was confirmed to “Vedomosti” representatives of the three retailers.
In June of this year, Huawei managed to overtake Apple and Samsung in sales of smartphones in the Internet. This was facilitated not only a variety of promotions and discounts, but the release of new smartphones in different price segments. The representative of AliExpress in Russia Anton Panteleev said that people started to trust Chinese products, and in search queries on the site in the lead the Chinese smartphones.
The representative of MTS Alexey Merkulov noted that the Huawei smartphones are widely presented in the budget and middle price segments. One of the leaders in sales of the model is Honor 9 lite. In “M. Video” and “Eldorado” also noted a significant increase in sales. While implementations of popular models helped to promotion.
By the end of June 2018, the share of Huawei in Russian market was 24.4%, followed by Samsung at 23.2%, closes the top three Apple — 12,4%. In 2019 Huawei is planning to beat Apple in number of smartphones sold in the world.