Oppo R9 surpasses iPhone in China, becomes smartphone King

Since 2012, Apple’s iPhone was the best selling smartphone in China but recently Oppo with the new R9 Android device surpasses iPhone and grab the top spot,¬†according to a new report from Counterpoint Research.

Oppo R9
Oppo R9

Taking about the report, that claims 17 Million Oppo R9 were sold last year in China that is somewhere around 4% of smartphones market share. Comparing it with Apple who managed to attract only 12 Million users with iPhone 6s, having said that it is 2% of the market.

Not only that, Oppo has seen 109% of increment in shipment while Apple’s shipment has declined to 21%. And if that continues, this year also we might not see Apple at the top spot for sure.

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