David Kerr, senior vice president of Strategy Analytics, saidSamsungIs an undisputed global 5G leader, but currently only accounts for China's intelligenceMobile phoneMarket share is 1%. China is expected to become the largest 5G smartphone market, with sales of 5G smartphones likely to reach 80 million by 2020.HUAWEIRecently, the domestic market has been accelerated and strengthened to deal with the uncertainties of the international situation. By Q2 in 2019, Huawei has expanded its smartphone market share to nearly 40%, far exceeding all other competitors. With this dominant position, Huawei will take the lead in the 5G smartphone market in China in 2020 and beyond.
"If China achieves its challenging goals, Huawei can undermine Samsung's 5G leadership and achieve recovery and growth in Western Europe and other global markets," said Ken Hyers, director of Strategy Analytics.