Chinese brands currently dominate the field of phones, accounting for 40% of the global market.
For a long time, companies like Apple, Samsung and Huawei have been seen as the smartphone giants. But currently, other Chinese brands such as Honor, Oppo, Vivo, Xiaomi, Meizu are entering the competition.
Chinese brands have gone to great lengths to shake off their reputation as a product copier. Thus, they begin to design futuristic devices: pop-up cameras, foldable models, etc.
In this regard, it is worth checking out some Chinese brands that have gained fame over the years with their smartphones. In fact, high quality phone manufacturers from China guarantee that their products will last a long time with the range of features.
Huawei: the first Chinese phone brand
Huawei is a Chinese company that produces telecommunications and network equipment. The latter is based in Guangdong, China. This Chinese brand is currently the second largest telephone company in the world, after Samsung.
The company works in four main areas: IT, telecommunications networks, cloud services and smart devices. In fact, he strives to connect the world with the help of technology.
The main strength of this brand is its technology. Thanks to this, Huawei can provide high quality services to customers.
Huawei has had some difficulties
The past year has been an eventful one for Huawei. In fact, the United States has imposed strict penalties banning American companies from supplying crucial technological components (semiconductors) to the Chinese brand. This means that phones made by the Chinese brand no longer use the Android operating system from Google. As a result, devices no longer have apps like Google Play Store, Gmail, eBay, Uber, Google Maps.
Additionally, following US sanctions and baseless accusations about Huawei’s ties to the Chinese government and endangering national security, many countries such as the UK and Brazil have banned the facility. Huawei 5G equipment.
However, the Chinese brand fought well, gaining victories in sales and innovation. In fact, the new phones of the Chinese brand now use its own operating system, this is the Harmony OS.
Lenovo: PC industry giant also makes iconic phones
Lenovo is a computer hardware and electronics company headquartered in Beijing. In fact, the company plans, produces, develops and sells electronic products such as phones, tablets, personal computers, servers, storage devices and IT management software.
The company is present in approximately 60 pays different. However, its products are sold in around 160 countries. Over the years, Lenovo has grown rapidly thanks to exceptionally designed products.
OnePlus: a Chinese brand making phones for the general public
One Plus is a mobile phone company which is located in Guangdong. Founded in 2014, the Chinese brand produces many items such as phones, headphones, cases and many more. Currently, Oppo operates in 34 countries and regions around the world.
The main objective of the company is to design a phone that offers better specs at a lower price. The company also provides related services such as technical consultation, sales maintenance and other services. The company is always striving for improvement and also aim to provide the best service and product to customers.
Xiaomi: a very famous Chinese phone brand
Xiaomi Corporation, also registered as Xiaomi Inc, is one of China’s leading multinational electronics companies. It was founded in April 2010 in Beijing.
This Chinese brand manufactures phones, personal computers, home appliances, tablets, smart TVs, consumer electronics and other high-end products. Xiaomi is currently the 4th company in the world, after Samsung, Apple and Huawei to develop the capabilities of the mobile system on a chip.
In fact, the Chinese brand unveiled its first phone in 2011 and gained a large market share in China. Over the years, Xiaomi has expanded its operations from China to Malaysia, India, Singapore, South Africa, the Philippines, Indonesia and Europe.
Xiaomi’s products include the Mi Note series, Mi series, Mi Max series and Redmi series. Last year, Redmi represented three of the 10 best-selling smartphones in the world.
Realme: a Chinese brand offering phones with better specifications
Realme is a Chinese company founded on May 4, 2018. It is currently headquartered in Shenzen. The phones of this Chinese brand offer a range of exciting features in a stylish package. In fact, Realme is the competitor of Xiaomi, Samsung and Vivo.
Vivo: a Chinese brand offering phones with impeccable sound quality and excellent cameras
Vivo is a company owned by BBK Electronics. Actually, it was established in year 2009 and headquartered in Guangdong, China. It manufactures phones, accessories, software and offers online services.
Currently, Vivo is one of the Chinese brands that has made a name for itself globally by offering phones with impeccable sound quality and excellent cameras with the latest technology. Additionally, Vivo expanded its fan base in Europe by entering the six European countries : France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Spain and the United Kingdom.
The main strength of the brand is the focus on their continuous development of technology and their integration into their products. Besides, the phones of this Chinese brand have the ability to update themselves automatically.
Oppo: a Chinese phone brand well known to young people
Oppo Electronics Corporation is commonly referred to as Oppo. It is an electronics company based in Guangdong. This Chinese company has been one of the leading producers of telephones and other electronic devices since 2001.
As of 2017, Oppo has introduces AI to the front camera, which opened a new era for a selfie. Thanks to this feature, the brand’s products are attracting more and more young people around the world.