The above graph represents the total smartphone shipments in India by quarter, starting from Q1 2011 to Q2 2019. The list of top five smartphone brands in India in Q2 2019 includes Xiaomi, Samsung, Vivo, Oppo and Realme, according to IDC.
|Last Updated||27 August 2019|
|Duration||CY Q1 2011 – Q2 2019|
India smartphone market witnessed its highest-ever second-quarter shipment of 36.9 million in Q2 2019, with a 9.9% year-over-year growth.
On a quarterly basis, it recorded an impressive 14.8% growth in its Q2 smartphone shipments.
One must note that India’s smartphone shipments reached an all-time high of 42.6 million units in Q3 2018, registering an impressive 9.1% YoY growth. Xiaomi continued to dominate the India smartphone market with 11.7 million units shipped. It was Q4 2017 when Xiaomi dethroned Samsung for the first time in India, in terms of smartphone shipments.
The CY Q2 2013 was the very first time when the total number of smartphone shipped in India crossed 10 million mark. In Q3 2016, the smartphone vendors in India shipped a whopping 32.3 million units, with over 14% YoY growth.