The smartphones produced by Huawei under its own brand and the brand of Honor, had in October 2018 24.4% of total sales in the Russian market in monetary terms. The figure for Chinese companies for the first time was more than the Korean Samsung (23.3 percent).
About this informed the newspaper “Vedomosti” with reference to the materials analysis company, working with several electronics manufacturers. Vice-President of the network of “Svyaznoy Evroset” David Borzilov confirmed to the newspaper that the sales of Huawei in October surpassed Samsung electronics came in second place.
More of all gains from the sales of mobile phones the Russians are still Apple iPhones of different models in October accounted for 37.7% of the total expenditures of Russians on smartphones. At the end of September, the American company began selling new iPhone models and iPhone XS XS Max, which are more expensive predecessors, which helped to increase market share in the money in October compared to September at 5.2 percent.
At the same time the sales of smartphones in units of Huawei in Russia for a few months is the leader. In February, the company has overtaken Apple and reached the second place, and in the summer ousted Samsung from the top spot. In October, 31% of sold in Russia smartphones — almost every third apparatus — were products of Huawei and Honor brands.
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