Huawei and Xiaomi in China are the equivalent of Apple and Samsung in the rest of the world – two producers are fighting for the lead in the market, while the other companies fighting for scraps. New information seems to have put an end to their confrontation.
Research firm Canalys reported that Huawei has once again become a leader in China, and shipped its equipment increased by 81% since last year.
The agency has not yet disclose specific figures, but it is quite clear who was the best producer. Smartphones are still determining product for Xiaomi, but the company is trying to occupy a niche in the consumer electronics segment. Therefore, it seems natural that the company may lose focus than can take advantage of Huawei.
However, Xiaomi to take every chance to win the championship. Both companies have launched many new smartphones since the beginning of the year and is working on a sequel Xiaomi Xiaomi MI4 that sounds promising, especially with the prospect that Xiaomi smartphone could be the first device that is running a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor.