Recently, a research agency released the “2021 5G Mobile Phone Report”. The report shows that although Huawei has not released many 5G mobile phones, it still ranks first in China’s 5G mobile phones. For best selling 5G model, iPhone 12, 12 Pro Max, and 12 Pro claim first to third positions.
The data shows that Huawei has become the leader in the Chinese 5G smartphone market with a market share of 29.2%. Vivo ranks second with 15.4% while Apple is third as it continues to rise in popularity. These companies have market shares of 29.2%, 15.4%, and 14.1% respectively.
The daily interactive data also counts the market share of new 5G mobile phones in 2021. The higher the new market share, the higher the popularity of the brand. The data shows that in the whole year of 2021, Huawei’s 5G mobile phone has a new market share of 22.8%, ranking first. In this regard, Apple ranks second with 17.5%. Although there are not many models, it ranks high. Vivo and Oppo rank third and fourth, while Xiaomi ranks fifth with a 12.6% market share.
Among the TOP20 new models with a new market share in 2021, the iPhone 12 series has seized the top three. However, Huawei’s nova7 series, P40 series, and Mate30 series are all on the list.
From the analysis of the launch time of each model, among the TOP20 models, only 4 models were launched in 2021, namely the iPhone 13, Honor 50, Redmi K40, and Oppo A93. The rest are all launched in 2020.
5G expansion in China is massive
It can be seen from the report that in 2021, 5G mobile phones are already an important part of the Chinese mobile phone market. Previously, foreign research institutions have estimated that China’s 5G mobile phone penetration rate is the highest in the world. Thanks to Chinese telecom operators and OEMs manufacturer. The competition in the 5G market will be more intense in the future, and it will definitely bring more excitement to users.
This year is still the year of the popularization of 5G networks. With the scale of Chinese 5G base stations and the continuous growth of 5G smartphone terminal sales penetration, 5G package users have become more accessible.
On March 21, China Mobile announced its February 2022 customer data. The data shows that the total number of China Mobile business customers is about 961 million, a net decrease of 629,000. However, this is a cumulative net increase of 3.868 million this year. Also, the number of 5G package customers has hit about 425 million. Furthermore, the total number of wired broadband business customers is about 246 million. The monthly net increase of customers is 1.713 million, and the cumulative net increase for the year is 5.554 million.