Gartner: Huawei sold more smartphones than Apple in Q2 this year

A month ago IDC reported that Huawei surpassed Apple to become the second largest smartphone maker by shipments. Today Gartner came out with a similar statement, but this time measuring the sales. Huawei saw its smartphone sales grow by 38.6% in Q2 this year. The main driving force behind the growth was the Honor sub-brand, which is available in 70 markets. Apple's sales barely changed compared to last year - the difference is less than 1%. Interest in the iPhone X faded quicker than in Apple's earlier top models. The iPhone 8 duo was seen as an incremental upgrade, which slowed the...



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