Smartphones have revolutionized our daily lives. Every day new technologies emerge, bringing innovation and features as consumer preferences evolve dynamically. Top mobile brands are engaged in extensive research and updates focusing on consumer needs in high-resolution cameras, designs, processors, great looks and accessories.
Below are the top 5 mobile phone manufacturers.
Samsung is a world leader in the smartphone industry as it seeks to continuously increase product capabilities through its extensive research and development. Samsung has expanded its product portfolio to high-end mobile phones for affordable smartphones to suit everyone’s needs. Samsung is known for their Samsung Galaxy smartphone phones.
Recently, Samsung has created the unique Tizen OS for smartphones as an alternative to its Android smartphones. For the latest launch of the Galaxy S9, Samsung has partnered with audio companies like AKG and Dolby to provide a high quality sound experience. With a market share of around 20%, Samsung makes it one of the top mobile phone brands.
Total profit: USD 18,947 million
Total income: USD 170,625 million
Apple has a large customer base as it delivers products with advanced design and features that have become an aspiring brand for people worldwide. Apple has a global footprint in nearly 22 countries, including 499 retail stores as of December 2017. The company has a high spec and extraordinary iPhone which is known as Apple’s signature product.
Apple released its first generation iPhone in 2007 and the most recent iPhone models are the iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max. The new generation of iPhone has developed a three-lens camera with the most powerful and smart smart chip of any smartphone.
Total profit: USD 48,351 million
Total income: USD 229,234 million
Huawei has one of the best innovation hubs in the world, and in 2016 Huawei invested 14% of its revenue and updates. Huawei operates in more than 170 countries and is optimistic that it will update its own operating system which shows its strong potential in the mobile market.
In March 2018, Huawei unveiled the much-anticipated smartphone models, the HUAWEI P20 and HUAWEI P20 Pro, which have the world’s first Leica triple camera. These innovations have enabled Huawei to establish itself as a leading global mobile brand by setting high expectations for smartphone photography.
Total profit: USD 6,890 million
Total income: USD 87,646 million
Over the years, Oppo has launched a wide range of smartphones targeting rich customer segments from the lower segment. Despite its late entry into the smartphone market, Oppo has built a strong brand presence. However, high product quality as well as smart marketing promotion and branding have made Oppo one of the top mobile phone brands by 2020.
In 2017, Oppo became the official sponsor of the Indian brand team and gave the brand wide credibility and attention. The Indian company is associated with these Bollywood actors who have become the face of the brand. In addition to these, Oppo has a reliable distribution network covering more than 200,000 retailers in India itself and more worldwide.
Total profit: USD 1,400 million
Total income: USD 60,000 million
Xiaomi is the 8th largest smartphone maker in the world. Xiaomi’s flagship brands are the Redmi and MI series, which have gained the popularity and trust of millions of customers. Xiaomi has built its brand value by continuing to focus on innovation and the latest technology.
The company has a presence in India, China, Brazil, Singapore, Turkey and Asian countries with its exclusive MI and Redmi series smartphones. Shaomi’s smartphone shipments were estimated at 90 million in 2017 and have managed to occupy a place in the top 10 smartphone companies in the world.
Total profit: USD 1,125 million
Total income: USD 46,484 million