What Happened To Lenovo, Once A Top Chinese Smartphone Maker?
Despite the recent headaches (explosive phones and disappointing debuts), #Samsung and #Apple comfortably lead the world’s smartphone market share, having cemented their places as the top two brands for half a decade. But Chinese companies are taking over the rest of the top spots. The world’s five largest smartphone makers besides the South Korean and American companies now based in China.
#Huawei held onto the world’s No. 3 spot even without the U.S. market, and aims to top the list within the next five years. #BBK Electronics’ #Oppo and #Vivo, both largely unknown in the West, broke into the top five this year.
Yet one major Chinese smartphone maker is missing from the conversation—#Lenovo.