Xiaomi leader, Apple second.
The experts of the service “Yandex.Market” shared statistics on sales of smartphones in Russia in 2018. According to the published data, the most popular among Russians was the Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi, and Apple and its iPhone was on the second place.
According to “Yandex.Market”, the most popular smartphone in 2018 in Russia was the budget Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 with 4GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal memory. In second place is another Chinese smartphone manufacturer — Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus with the same amount of memory. Both smartphones features a small price, which decreased throughout 2018.
But on the third and fourth place ranking is much more expensive smartphones. The three locked Samsung Galaxy S8, in fourth place — last year’s anniversary the flagship of the Apple iPhone X. it is Noteworthy that iPhone X was among the top five most popular smartphones of the year in Russia even under the condition that the price has dropped not significantly. In fifth place in the ranking of most purchased smartphone of the year — a cheaper version of the Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal memory.
Xiaomi became the most popular brand of smartphone in Russia in 2018, follows from the statistics of “Yandex.Market”. In second place is Apple, the third — Samsung. Huawei and its Honor sub-brand did not enter the top three, despite the fact that in the official retail their smartphones during the year has had an incredible popularity.