The craze of buying high end and feature rich smartphones is day-to-day increasing among the youngsters. The most important thing among users is the brand. We always think about the largest mobile phone maker to buy their smartphone.
So, if you love to buy phones from the big brands, you’ll definitely be happy to know about these top 10 largest mobile phone makers of world.
Below is the list of world’s top smartphone makers. Know about their rankings and find where your favorite mobile phone brand is ranked.
Largest Mobile Phone Makers of the World
Following are the world’s largest mobile phone companies:
Samsung is the world’s largest mobile phone and smartphone maker fueled by the popularity of its Samsung Galaxy line of devices.
Samsung has been the world’s largest manufacturer of LCD panels since 2002, the world’s largest television manufacturer since 2006, and world’s largest manufacturer of mobile phones since 2011. Samsung Electronics displaced Apple Inc. as the world’s largest technology company in 2011. And this time, it is the largest mobile phone maker of the world.
You would know very well that how popular the iPhones and iPads are! Apple is the second largest mobile phone maker of the world without any doubt.
Both of these (Samsung and Apple) keeps giving the tough competition to each other. As you would know Samsung smartphones mostly come with Android operating system but Apple phones (iPhone/iPad) launch with their own operating system iOS.
Xiaomi is the Chinese smartphone maker now distributing mobile phones in the different countries of the world. Xiaomi is the largest mobile phone maker in China and now the 3rd largest smartphone vendor in the world.
As of the report of year 2012, Sony Mobile is the fourth-largest smartphone manufacturer of the world. This time Sony is popular for launching the waterproof and dust resistant smartphones of its Xperia series.
5. LG Electronics
A few years back, the LG Electronics was the third largest mobile phone companies of the world but this time I listed it on the 5th position because its competitors (Sony, Nokia, etc.) gave it the tough competition.
Nokia is undoubtedly the 6th largest mobile phone company of the world. Its tie up with Microsoft for making Lumia smartphones gave it new heights.
According to the Fortune Global 500, It is the world’s 274th-largest company measured by 2013 revenues.
HTC is also one of the top 10 largest mobile phone companies of the world. According to the today’s scenario I listed it on the 7th position.
A report published in April 2015 states that the market share has risen to 7.2 percent due to its strong sales of the HTC One M8 and Desire series.
Huawei is the largest telecommunications equipment maker in the world, having overtaken Ericsson in 2012. It is also the world’s 8th largest mobile phone maker by giving the touch competition to HTC, Gionee, etc.
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Gionee is one of the largest mobile phone companies in China. After 2010, Gionee started focusing on slimmer smartphone designs, and by 2014, Gionee held the title of the slimmest smartphone in the world with the Gionee Elife S5.5 whose body is only 5.5 mm thick. Gionee launched an even thinner smartphone Gionee Elife S5.1 with only 5.15 mm in thickness.
Micromax is the popular mobile phone vendor in India and the main secret of its success is launching the feature rich smartphones in low and budget friendly price. And now Micromax is the tenth largest smartphone maker in the world.