On account of provide points in low-end fashions, smartphone shipments in India fell by 5 p.c yr on yr in Q3 2021, Canalys reviews. Nevertheless, in comparison with Q2 2021, the shipments had been 47 p.c increased within the third quarter. The analyst agency notes that Xiaomi continued to be the very best cargo vendor in India with 11.2 million items and 24 p.c market share. Samsung reportedly got here in second with 9.1 million items shipments and 19 p.c of the Indian market share. Canalys says that the highest 5 distributors included Vivo, Realme, and Oppo as effectively.
Canalys newest report on India’s Q3 smartphone shipments means that whereas the year-on-year shipments fell by 5 p.c to 47.5 million items, a sequential progress was witnessed from the final quarter because the nation continues its restoration from the COVID-19 pandemic. Xiaomi’s annual shipments reportedly decreased by 14 p.c in Q3 2021 because it shipped 11.2 million items, as in comparison with 13.1 million items in the identical quarter final yr. Its market share additionally is alleged to cut back from 26 p.c in Q3 2020 to 24 p.c in Q3 2021. Nevertheless, Canalys says that Xiaomi continued to stay within the lead as Samsung got here in second with 9.1 million shipments and 19 p.c market share, as in comparison with 20 p.c market share in the identical quarter final yr.
In response to the analysis agency, Vivo got here in third with 8.1 million smartphone shipments raking in 17 p.c of the market share. Realme, however, took the fourth place with 7.5 million shipments and 16 p.c market share. Oppo was the final within the high 5 checklist with 6.2 million shipments and 13 p.c market share. The general smartphone shipments in Q3 2020 had been reported to be 50 million items, and that went all the way down to 47.5 million within the third quarter this yr.
Canalys credit low-end mannequin provide constraints for the autumn in year-on-year smartphone shipments. Canalys Analyst Sanyam Chaurasia provides, “Manufacturers have been compelled to make use of promotions to make their high-end fashions extra interesting. These challenges will persist into This autumn, and excessive part and logistics prices, along with container shortages will lead to longer lead instances and better retail costs.”