Nokia dropped out of the top 5 smartphone brands in Europe

In the third quarter, sales of Nokia smartphones increased by 71% compared with the 2017, but for the European top 5 manufacturers that was not enough.

In the third quarter, sales of Nokia smartphones increased by 71% compared with the 2017, but for the European top 5 manufacturers that was not enough.

In the third quarter, sales of Nokia smartphones increased by 71% compared with the 2017, but for the European top 5 manufacturers that was not enough.
Competitors walked

In the regional ranking Counterpoint for the second quarter, Nokia was the fifth most popular smartphone brand in Europe. Now place the HMD took the brand Alcatel (TCL belongs to the Chinese). Analysts do not say anything about the reasons.

Recently, representatives of the HMD announced plans by 2022 to become the third largest smartphone manufacturer, but the gap with the current leaders is too great. But in the segment keypad “dialer” the company remains number one in Europe:

According to the latest data, the HMD decided to postpone the presentation of its flagship Nokia 9 PureView until 2019. At the next presentation on December 5 it will not show.

Source: Counterpoint
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