According to the latest data from two international market research companies, Xiaomi was once again the NO. 1 in India in the fourth quarter of 2017.
Xiaomi shipped 25% of its smartphone shipments in the fourth quarter of last year, according to Counterpoint. Samsung follows with a share of 23%. Lenovo, OPPO and Vivo trailing behind, with a share of around 6%.
Another market research firm Canalys said Xiaomi shipped8.2 million units in India in the fourth quarter of last year, with a market share of 27%, surpassing Samsung’s 7.3 million units and 25% market share.
Lei jun believes that Xiaomi has achieved the first stage goal of market share in India in only three years, which is a great encouragement to the international business team. Although the international market is full of competition and risks, there is a wide range of possibilities. In 2018, he expects more good news from Xiaomi’s international business.