The two trending Chinese companies Xiaomi and Realme announced that they sold more than 6 million smartphones in India this week. Both companies achieved this impressive milestone during Amazon’s Great Indian Festival and Flipkart’s Big Billion Days sales.
Xiaomi alone sold more than 5.3 million devices in the country through its official site, Amazon.in and Flipkart. However, this whopping amoung include power banks, Bluetooth speakers, fitness trackers, earphones, smart TVs and smartphones. The Chinese firm has a huge portfolio of products available in the country, but when it comes to smartphones it shipped 3.8 million units in total.
We've sold over 3.8M+ #Smartphones.
— Mi India for #MiFans (@XiaomiIndia) October 5, 2019
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The fast-growing Oppo’s Subsidiary, Realme, sold over 2.2 million smartphones during the same period on Flipkart. Furthermore, it claimed to be the smartphone category leader on the e-commerce site during the Big Billion Days. Worth noting, that Realme has only one year and a few months of availability in India. However, it still traces a path among the most popular firms in the country. The company is winning popularity fastly due to its recent smartphones that are bringing top-notch specs to the low prices. The Realme 3 Pro is a good example along with the Realme X Pro. Now the company is gearing up to release the Realme X2 Pro with Snapdragon 855+, 64MP price and an aggressive price tag.
2.2 Million+ smartphones sold during the #realmeFestiveDays! Happy to announce that we continued to be the smartphone category leader on @Flipkart during the #TheBigBillionDays. Thank you for the amazing response. pic.twitter.com/eHBuHCmqRn
— realme (@realmemobiles) October 5, 2019
With the Diwali festival arriving later this month (October 26), you can expect these rival brands to announce some more offers. This could further increase both Xiaomi and Realme sales in India, and eventually, put more fire on the competition.