Xiaomi Says Shipped 70 Million Smartphones So Far in 2017, Sets 100 Million Target for 2018

Xiaomi Says Shipped 70 Million Smartphones So Far in 2017, Sets 100 Million Target for 2018

Chinese handset maker Xiaomi is having great yr and claims to have shipped 70 million smartphones already this yr, passing its smartphone cargo goal for the yr with a few months to spare. Lei Jun, Founder and CEO of Xiaomi, has revealed the feat and likewise set a goal for subsequent yr. It’s price stating that the 70 million shipped items characterize the figures for solely 10 months this yr which signifies that this determine will certainly go up in the approaching two months. Jun added that Xiaomi will look to achieve 100 million shipments in 2018.

“Xiaomi’s smartphone shipments in October surpassed 10 million units, for the second month in a row. Onward and upward!” stated Donovan Sung, the corporate’s international spokesperson, in a tweet. The firm claims that it achieved over 10 million shipments in September in addition to in October, one thing CEO Jun and VP Manu Kumar Jain had additionally revealed final week.

Talking to Chinese media, Jun revealed the corporate’s earlier greatest determine was 71 million items shipped in a yr.

Chinese model Xiaomi was additionally reported to be the quickest rising smartphone model globally by Counterpoint Research’s Market Monitor service. The analysis claimed that Xiaomi emerged because the quickest rising model in phrases on shipments year-on-year (over 81 p.c) pushed by robust gross sales in each China and India. Xiaomi was additionally the quickest rising model in each China and India through the quarter, in keeping with analysis.

Talking to Chinese media, Jun additionally revealed his plans to get Mi into the highest 500 enterprise in the world in 2018.

An IDC report just lately claimed that Xiaomi regardless of being on the fifth place globally had the strongest acquire, doubling its gross sales to 27.6 million items, pushed primarily by success in India, in keeping with the report.

Adapted From: Gadgets360

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