The Chinese tech giant shared the news through its official Twitter handle and cited Strategy Analytics as its source. The tweet even shared an image posted that stated that the brand was the World’s No. 1 5G Android Smartphone Brand while also adding that it had a 25.7 percent market share in the second quarter of this year. As per the report from Strategy Analytics, the company shipped 24 million 5G enabled smartphones during this quarter through its Mi and Redmi brands.
Furthermore, the report added the launch of affordable 5G smartphones helped Xiaomi get the lead in the market and better compete against other brands. Strategy Analytics stated that “Xiaomi’s performance places it closely behind Samsung, which has shipped an impressive 77 million 5G smartphones worldwide over the previous 10 quarters. Samsung shipped the world’s first 5G smartphones, beginning in Q1 2019.” Following Xiaomi, Vivo arrives second with a 18.5 percent market share, Oppo arrives third with 17.9 percent, while Samsung and Realme came in fourth and fifth with 16.7 percent and 5.9 percent respectively.
Mi Fans, we’re thrilled to announce that as per the latest report from Strategy Analytics, #𝗫𝗶𝗮𝗼𝗺𝗶 is now the 𝗪𝗼𝗿𝗹𝗱’𝘀 𝗡𝗼. 𝟭 #𝟱𝗚 𝗕𝗿𝗮𝗻𝗱! 📶
We’re all-in to bring you the best of tech & this milestone is a testament of your love towards us. #NoMiWithoutYou ♥️ pic.twitter.com/pFLMkkduzx
— Mi India #SmarterLiving2022 (@XiaomiIndia) August 27, 2021
Notably, we had just recently reported that the Chinese brand Vivo lead the 5G smartphone market in the Asia Pacific region. During this time, it had a 20 percent market share in the region while Xiaomi had a 19.3 percent market share. So while Vivo lead the market in Asia Pacific, Xiaomi saw greater success in various overseas markets.
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