Thus, for the first time in five years, Xiaomi lost to Samsung Electronics and Vivo in the Indian market. A 40% drop in shipments pushed the company into third place, according to a Canalys report. Prior to that, he held the lead for 20 consecutive quarters.
Samsung placed first in India for the first time since the third quarter of 2017, shipping 6.7 million units this quarter. Vivo grew 13% this quarter, shipping 6.4 million devices to the country.