News > Phones

Smartphone sales have plummeted, and Huawei is taking the biggest hit

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Smartphone sales declined by 20.2% in the first quarter of 2020 as a result of impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Gartner.
Huawei took the biggest hit, with market growth dropping by 27.3% in Q1 2020 compared to Q1 2019.
Not only is Huawei grappling with the impacts of the coronavirus along with the rest of the industry, but it's also at a disadvantage because it cannot use Google's software and app store.
The results come after the smartphone industry has been struggling in recent years as consumers are finding high-end phones less appealing.
Visit Business Insider's...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Phones      Industry      Apps      Economics      Business      Markets      Google  


Poor work-life balance is a likely cause of ill health

Poor work-life balance is a likely cause of ill health

Read more ...

Newcastle United vs Tottenham Hotspur, Premier League: live score and latest...

Newcastle United vs Tottenham Hotspur, Premier League: live score and latest updates

Read more ...

Eason to close its seven Northern Ireland stores

Eason to close its seven Northern Ireland stores

High street book seller Eason will not reopen its seven Northern Ireland stores putting around 144 jobs at risk, it has emerged. Read more ...

Amber Heard LIED to US immigration about her PA, says ex-aide

Amber Heard LIED to US immigration about her PA, says ex-aide

Kate James, who was fired by Amber Heard in February 2015, made the claim in a witness statement made as part of Johnny Depp's High Court libel case against The Sun newspaper. Read more ...

A secretive government project to track coronavirus data is now at the...

A secretive government project to track coronavirus data is now at the center of a Trump controversy. Here's what you need to know about HHS Protect

The US Department of Health and Human Services recently changed how hospitals report their coronavirus data. Hospitals no longer send the information to the Centers for Disease... Read more ...

How to figure out which version of the all new 2021 Ford Bronco line of SUVs...

How to figure out which version of the all new 2021 Ford Bronco line of SUVs is right for you

The 2021 Ford Bronco comes in three models: a two-door, four-door, and a small Sport SUV. There are seven Bronco trims and five Sport trims. All offer 4x4 off-road... Read more ...

US sees record single-day spike with 67,400 new COVID-19 cases

US sees record single-day spike with 67,400 new COVID-19 cases

There were 67,417 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, bringing the total to more than 3.4 million infections across the United States. Read more ...

'Hammer-blow' - plans to reopen pubs in Republic postponed until August 10...

'Hammer-blow' - plans to reopen pubs in Republic postponed until August 10 amid concerns over increase in Covid-19 cases

The Irish Government has decided to postpone plans to reopen pubs until August 10 over concerns about the increase in new Covid-19 cases. Read more ...

Rory McIlroy optimistic for return to form after coach Michael Bannon flies...

Rory McIlroy optimistic for return to form after coach Michael Bannon flies in while world number one battle hots up

Rory McIlroy is optimistic that a visit from coach Michael Bannon can spark a return to form at this week's Memorial Tournament at Muirfield Village. Read more ...

We just got a look at promising early data on 2 coronavirus vaccines. Here's...

We just got a look at promising early data on 2 coronavirus vaccines. Here's how Pfizer, Moderna and AstraZeneca are racing to have their shots ready this fall

The sprint for a coronavirus vaccine is underway with more than 150 distinct research efforts . There are three programs that have distanced themselves from the rest by aiming... Read more ...