The number of donated Muscovites in the repair of smartphones of Chinese brands for the year increased significantly. However, market repair still lead the device from Apple.
The share of Chinese brands including Xiaomi and Huawei, have grown from 17% to 27% for the year. Thus, among the smartphones of Chinese Muscovites often hand over in repair Huawei Nova 2, Honor 8, Xiaomi Redmi Note and Redmi 4 4X. However, 33% of all phones are handed in for repair, continues to be the iPhone (33%). Most often, broken iPhone 6, 5S, 5 and 6S. Not less frequently repairers are devices from Samsung, particularly the models A5, S3 and A3.
As told the representative of the aggregator services electronics “Miracle of technology”, a company that made a report on the repair of smartphones for April 2019, the citizens repaired primarily phones, released five to seven years ago. They, apparently, are the most common.
Interestingly, the most expensive was repairing the devices from Xiaomi: it costs nearly a third of the original price of the machine. The owner of the Samsung in the average spend on repairs a quarter of the cost of a new smartphone, as an iPhone owner — only 13%.
Experts attribute the increase in the share of Chinese phones on the repair market with the growth of their popularity in Russia, not problems in the design of devices.
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