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Huawei still held the biggest market share over the full year at 16.4 percent, increasing from 14.3 percent in 2015.
The Oppo R9 sold almost 17 million units in 2016, which is equivalent to a market share of about 4 percent.
Only five brands booked positive growth for full-year 2016 compared to the previous year, namely Oppo, Vivo, Gionee, Huawei, and Meizu.
AdvertisementApple no longer holds the title as the company with the best-selling smartphone in the lucrative Chinese market, a claim that it has held since 2012.
Chinese smartphone Market ReportApple posted a 21 percent decline in growth last year compared to 2015, with fellow global smartphone brand Samsung posting a similar decrease but only at 5 percent.
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Recent rumors suggest the iphone 8 will feature a facial recognition, IP68 water resistance and a flexible OLED display.
The iphone 8 may be the most expensive Apple smartphone to date, if rumors are to be believed.
Approximately 40 percent of iphone 7 sales when to the 5.5-inch Plus model during Apple’s December 2016 quarter.
The iPhone 7 Plus, which launched in September 2016, introduced a RAM increase, a dual-lens camera to Apple’s smartphone line, as well as a $20 price hike to $769.
The iPhone 8 is expected to feature a design revamp and a host of updated specs, which all lean toward a higher price.
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Gelatinous, Screen-less, Self-healing Smartphone is the Future After the iPhone Generation
French designers Philippe Starck and Jerome Olivet have visualized these concepts and more in their futuristic Alo smartphone.
Alo smartphone FeaturesTo start with, the smartphones will be screen-less and have a gelatinous surface!
Beyond the age of iPhones, the future of smartphones maybe made up of holograms, voice control and face tracking technology.
Voice Control-Influenced DesignThe fact that Alo smartphone is voice controlled should not be a revelation.
However, the design of Alo smartphones is conceived with the sole purpose of aiding voice control technology.