Huawei has sold 200 million smartphones so far in 2019, reaching the milestone 64 days earlier than last year despite its ongoing difficulties in the US.
The Chinese manufacturer’s devices have long been popular in its homeland due to the combination of advanced features and affordable price tag. But increased brand awareness and a stream of technically innovative devices had seen it finally crack some Western markets.
As other vendors struggled to achieve growth and increase share in a contracting market, Huawei defied industry challenges to become the world’s second largest phone maker, overtaking Apple. More