Framingham MA-based IDC Research Inc., reports that smartphone shipment crossed the 30 million mark in India for the first time ever in the third quarter of Calendar Year 2016, maintaining a healthy traction with 11 percent year-on-year growth, and a 17.5 percentage growth over the previous quarter.
Market Share by Vendor for Q3, 2016
|Vendor||Market Share||Growth over Previous Quarter|
|Samsung||23 %||9.7 %|
|Lenovo||9.6 %||46.1 %|
|Xiaomi||4th place||2.5 times|
|Reliance Jio||5th Place||20.9 %|
Online share of smartphone increased to 31.6 percent with impressive 35 percent Q-o-Q growth due to strong performance by key online players primarily from China-based vendors, reports Telecomlead. Overall mobile phone market shipments closed at 72.3 million units in CY Q3 2016 with an 18.1 percent sequential growth.