The results for Q2 2018 have Huawei shipping 54.2 million units resulting in a move up to second position behind Samsung in market share. This is a new trend where "affordable ultra-premium" is wooing aspiring rich and young consumers away from more expensive offerings from likes of Samsung and Apple.
While Huawei has leaped into second place, the Chinese smartphone and telecom maker has struggled to gain traction in the USA due to concerns that its technology could be used by the Chinese government to gather intelligence.
The company shipped 54.2 million handsets in the second quarter of 2018, an enormous year-over-year increase of 40.9%, according to IDC. Samsung retained the top spot in the vendors' list, but its shipments fell from 79.5 million units in Q2 last year to 71.5 million units in the same quarter this year.
The latest numbers from Canalys and IDC point Huawei surpassing Apple to become the world's second largest smartphone vendor in Q2, 2018. In a time when Samsung and Apple dominate the premium smartphone market and as handset prices continue to rise, what we need is more competition, not less. It says the global smartphone shipments dropped 2.8% YoY from 360.4 million units to 350.4 million in the second quarter.
After 7 years of Apple-Samsung dominance, Huawei has managed to break the link by launching attractive, premium segment smartphones and capturing the mid-tier segment with its fast-growing Honor sub-brand, Tarun Pathak, Associate Director at Counterpoint Research, said in the report. During the same quarter past year, Apple posted iPhone sales of 41.02 million units.
China and the USA are also embroiled in a trade dispute with both nations imposing tariffs on billions of dollars worth of goods and fighting over technology and patents, which analysts said creates significant uncertainty for all of the major smartphone brands.
In a conference call with reporters Tuesday, Apple CEO Tim Cook noted that the iPhone X has been the top-selling iPhone since its launch. Since its debut in May, we have already seen a fivefold increase in sales vs. its predecessor, the Huawei P10 Plus. The shipments declined by 1.8 percent year-on-year, as 348.2 million units were shipped during the same period last year. Despite their market share declining 10.4 percent in shipments from previous year.
It notes that Huawei beat Apple, to reach the second-ranked position in global shipments.
Once attached, the Z3 will recognize the Mod and allow the user to transmit and receive data on Verizon's 5G mobile network. Moving on to Motorola One Power , the upcoming phone will be smartphone maker's second Android One device after Moto X4.
California and 16 other states filed suit over the fuel efficiency standards in May, anticipating the new regulation. The Obama standards called for vehicles to get around 50 miles to the gallon by the year 2025.
He has an overall 1.029 WHIP in his 29 outings this season, averaging 12.0 strikeouts per 9 innings and 0.6 home runs per 9. Robert Murray of The Athletic reports that the Rangers will get minor league pitcher Wei-Chieh Huang from the D-Backs.
However, it should be possible to get the documents to Senators much more quickly than the Archives review process permits. Even before Thursday's letter from the National Archives, Republicans blasted the Democratic demands as delay tactics.
It shows a woman in red walking past the bar before being pursued by a man in black who violently hits her face and walks off. After the incident, Laguerre went home but returned to the cafe to take witness statements and file a police complaint.
Kohli farmed the strike brilliantly during a last-wicket stand of 57 with Yadav, who faced 16 balls for his unbeaten one. It was the all-rounder's 100th Test wicket and evidence, if any were needed, of just what an exciting talent he is.
High temperatures, low humidity and afternoon winds along with low fuel moistures are aiding large fire growth, officials said. It has torn through Shasta County since July 23, killed six people and destroyed over 1,000 homes.
Add North Korea as an interest to stay up to date on the latest North Korea news, video, and analysis from ABC News. On Wednesday, 55 sets of remains were repatriated to the U.S. , where they were received at a ceremony in Hawaii.
China responded with a 178.6 percent tariff on the roughly $1 billion in sorghum that the US imports to China each year. China recently threatened to slap retaliatory tariffs on an additional $ 60 billion in us goods.
Lisa Murkowski, an Alaskan Republican, tweeted that "Even as a strong supporter of the Second Amendment - this is not right". They are the cutting edge weapons which would make a mockery of gun control laws and firearms restrictions.
Alvaro Morata stepped up to take the penalty, but Cech guessed correctly and produced a comfortable save down to his right. Both sides produced a ideal set of five penalties each to send the shootout to sudden death.
The first flight of SpaceX's Crew Dragon is expected in April 2019, following an unmanned test in November, NASA said. If history is any guide, the crews taking the spotlight on Friday will have even more time to train.
We'll be monitoring Apple's stock price closely to see if it's able to really become the first trillion-dollar company. PetroChina , which is also listed on the New York Stock Exchange, is now worth about $205 billion (₱10.8 trillion).
He added that while Russian Federation has attempted to influence campaigns in the past, "they stepped up their game in 2016". All of them, except for Nielsen, specifically mentioned Russia's past and future- intended interference in US elections .
Courtney Smith can explain better than most why Urban Meyer and The Ohio State University are under the spotlight. She also told McMurphy that Shelley said she would have to tell Urban and Courtney encouraged her to do so.
The video, that has now been taken down, teases and also confirms some of the top features of the Galaxy Note 8 successor. It comes with an S-Pen Stylus, USB-C connector and a headphone jack with a 6.38-inch display (bigger than the Note 8 ).
When deadline days comes and goes, we may be looking at Fred , Diogo Dalot and Lee Grant as the only new arrivals of the summer. Jose Mourinho and Mateo Kovacic are two names that always hold a special place in the hearts of Inter fans around the world.
Investigators, with the help of Federal Bureau of Investigation forensic experts, were tracking Tibbetts' digital footprint . A person mowing a lawn found the item of clothing near the Lincoln Wildfire Reserve, the reports said earlier Thursday.
The White House press secretary has continuously stood by the president's controversial rhetoric and demeanour toward the media. Sanders reminded Acosta her job is to "speak on behalf of the president", noting that "he's made his comments clear".
After making his full global debut in 2014, he also helped his nation win the silver medal at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. It's been a long day but now everything is good and I'm very excited to start with my new team-mates.
The company is sending a message to affected users and resetting passwords on accounts where the credentials might still be valid. Otherwise, Reddit advises you to search your email inbox for emails from firstname.lastname@example.org between June 3 and June 17, 2018.
Digging the information further, Apple technically is not the first company to hit $ 1 trillion mark in the USA stock market. During the day, the share price of the iPhone maker jumped by 2.8% to $207.05, passing the $1tn (£762bn) mark in NY trading.
Trump's refusal to condemn the hate groups responsible for the violence "threw [Kelly] for a loop", according to The Daily Beast. Speculation about his exit has flared for months, amid reports that Trump had cooled on the retired four-star general.
Coupons and discounts available for items under the tax-free list may still be applied to reduce the item's sales price. The Ohio Senate unanimously approved a bill earlier this year that made the three-day sales tax holiday permanent.