According to a new report, Samsung was the company that produced the most smartphones in 2020, as expected. The surprise was that Apple was the second company to produce the most smartphones.
The coronavirus pandemic has negatively impacted the smartphone industry like all industries, and consumers, who had to spend most of the year at their homes, did not show interest in “new” smartphones as in previous years. As such smart phone productionfell at a record level compared to previous years.
According to the information provided by TrendForces, smartphone production in 2020 1.25 billion unit limited and compared to last year 11 percent such a record production volume decrease was observed. The world’s best selling smartphone brand SamsungSurprisingly, Apple ranked second, while continuing to be the top-producing brand in 2020.
Apple was the second company to produce the most smartphones during the coronavirus pandemic
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According to TrendForces data, the companies producing the most smartphones in 2020 are respectively. Samsung, Apple, Huawei, Xiaomi, OPPO ve Vivo happened. While the decrease in production volume is predictable and natural for all companies, the biggest surprise is the serious decrease in Huawei production volume and Apple’s second largest phone manufacturer happened to become.
Expectations are that in 2021, the production of smartphones will increase by 9%.Rise to 36 billion units towards. Although this rise does not compensate for the record low in 2020, it could be a significant leap forward for the sector to recover. However, in 2021, as in the previous year, Samsung will be the company that produces the highest number of smartphones, Appleis expected to follow Samsung.