Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer Business Group has announced that the shipment of Huawei’s 5G smartphones has now surpassed over 10 million units.
In 2019, Huawei shipped a large number of 5G smartphones, reaching smartphone global sales to over 6.9 million units in 2019.
Huawei started its 5G smartphone campaign with the launch of Mate 20 X 5G, available in almost every 5G market. Later in the year, Huawei introduced flagship Mate 30 5G, Mate 30 Pro 5g, Mate 30 RS Porsche Design followed by the Mate X 5G foldable phone and the Huawei Nova 6 5G.
Richard also mentioned that Huawei shipped 240 million smartphone units in 2019, an increase of 16.8% year-on-year (YoY). Helping the company to become the second top smartphone maker. In addition to smartphones, PC shipments increased by 200%, and wearable devices increased by 170%.