ADVERTISEMENT

Apple's iPhone shipments plunge in China as Huawei tightens grip


BEIJING: Apple Inc.’s Chinese smartphone shipments plummeted an estimated 20 percent in 2018’s final quarter, underscoring the scale of the iPhone maker’s retreat in the world’s largest mobile device arena against local rivals like Huawei Technologies Co.

The overall Chinese market contracted by 9.7 percent in the quarter, but Apple declined at about twice that pace, research firm IDC said in a Monday report.

Corporate News

   

ADVERTISEMENT