Smartphones Xiaomi overtook online sales iPhone
In March 2018 for the first time Xiaomi took first place in the Russian market of smartphones by online sales, according to “Vedomosti”.
According to “Vedomosti”, Xiaomi has taken a 20% market share of online sales of smartphones in Russia. In second place is the Apple with 18% share. Closes the top three Samsung — 17%. The data confirmed three of the retailer.
The representative explained Xiaomi’s success a good ratio of price and quality. The increase in sales also contributed to AliExpress, but rather a section of Tmall, which sells certified products. Many buyers prefer to order equipment on AliExpress, because it is cheaper than in retail stores.
In April 2017 Vice-President of Xiaomi, Wang Xiang said that the company will be able to enter into the five of leaders on sales of smartphones. A year later, the manufacturer ranked fourth with a share of 8.3%.
Although Xiaomi overtakes Apple in sales, she still earns less. According to research by Counterpoint, Apple owns 86% of the profits from sales of all smartphones.
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