As per latest research conducted by Gartner, Oppo smartphone sales have been doubled in Q1 2017 compared to the same quarter in 2016. In 2017, a total number of 30,922 Oppo smartphones were sold in the first quarter. Oppo was managed to sell only 15,891 devices last year in Q1.
With a 94.6 percent increase in worldwide smartphone sales in the first quarter of 2017, Oppo achieved the best performance of the quarter and retained the No. 1 position in China. Oppo's strategy centered on the camera, fast charging and offline retail — has helped it grow smartphone sales in the international market.
Not only Oppo phones, devices from other Chinese manufacturers such as Huawei and Vivo have also seen a huge jump in terms of unit sales. However, Samsung's smartphone sales has declined 3.1 percent in the first quarter of 2017. Sales of iPhones were remained flat.