Millet founder and CEO Lei Jun said that millet in September this year, the global mobile phone shipments of more than 10 million, the company's goal is the fourth quarter of the monthly mobile phone shipments are more than 10 million.
Lei Jun said that this is the first millet to achieve a single month smart phone shipments of more than 10 million, which is a milestone in the company.
But he continued to say that the market demand for smart phones is still far more than the supply, many models of millet phones are tight supply situation, so millet will continue to strive to promote the fourth quarter of mobile phone sales.
According to industry sources, it is expected that millet third quarter smartphone shipments will be higher than the previous quarter of 23.16 million.
According to Digitimes Research, a Taiwanese media company, Digitimes Research said that millet became China's second-largest smartphone maker in the second quarter of 2017, lagging behind Huawei, but ahead of vivo, OPPO and Apple.
Millet is also second in the Indian smartphone market, with its second quarter of 14%, behind Samsung Electronics, but ahead of Micromax and Karbonn Mobiles and other local brands.
Millet recently released a dual-lens Android One smartphone Mi A1, hoping to expand its share of the Indian market with the product. Mi A1 is also available in Taiwan for $ 6,999 (US $ 230).