As the youngest among the top 6 smartphone brands in the world, realme has become the fastest growing smartphone brand in the world for the first time. The company’s strong and sustainable growth has enabled Realme to enter the top 5 in 5G smartphone shipments in 20 global markets and strengthen its position as an industry leader in the democratization of 5G.
According to the latest research counterpoint reportRealme 5G shipments posted the highest growth of any major smartphone brand with a whopping 165% year-on-year growth in Q4 2021. Realme’s rapid growth was driven by the company’s expansion into Western European countries such as Italy, Spain, France. , the UK and Switzerland, each of which is the fastest growing brand with its plethora of 5G-enabled smartphones, as well as the GT series.
There is no doubt about Realme’s performance outside of Europe as its 5G devices also continue to perform well in regions such as the Middle East, North Africa, and Asia Pacific, which make up the majority of the top 20 global markets (including India, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Morocco, Myanmar and Singapore), in which shipments of Realme 5G smartphones are in the top five.
“This reinforces our commitment to work towards our goal of becoming a democratizer of 5G. As an emerging technology brand, realme has always been committed to encouraging young users around the world to experience the latest technologies such as 5G, and will continue to deliver compelling and future-ready devices for fans around the world.” said Sky Lee, founder and CEO of Realme.
To further focus on popularizing 5G smartphones, realme has lowered the ASP of its Number Series 5G devices from $270 in Q1 2020 to less than $200 in Q1 2022, while offering more advanced 5G smartphone options with more premium the flagship GT series to meet the needs of more advanced users.
The impact that realme has had over the past few years has been phenomenal and has given competitors a hard time in the smartphone ecosystem.
Realme is a global emerging consumer technology company that is reshaping the smartphone and AIoT market by making cutting-edge technology more accessible. It offers young consumers a line of smartphones and lifestyle devices with premium features, quality and cutting-edge design at affordable prices.
Founded by Sky Lee in 2018 and driven by the spirit of Dare to Jump, Realme is the 6th largest smartphone company in the world and has become a top 5 smartphone player in 30 global markets in just three years. As of the second quarter of 2021, realme has entered 61 markets worldwide, including China and Southeast Asia, South Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Latin America and Africa, and has a global user base of over 100 million people.
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