The Q3 2021 report by analyst firm Strategy Analytics claims 31% growth in Nokia smartphones shipments in all European markets. The report also mentions that Nokia is the 5th top smartphone brand in Europe with 3% market share and 1.5 million Nokia smartphone shipments in the third quarter of 2021.
As one can see in the table below Samsung, Xiaomi, Apple and OPPO are the top four smartphone vendors in Europe shipment wise.
The report by Strategy Analytics also reveals that Nokia did better than Realme in terms of smartphones shipments pushing it to 6th vendor ranking.
Completing the top 5 ranking in Europe is HMD (Nokia), which shipped 1.5 million units in Q3 2021, growing +31% YoY for 3% marketshare in the region. HMD (Nokia) just managed to nudge in front of Realme in Q3 2021, displacing it at number five.
This comes after a report from Counter Point research claimed Nokia holding 8th rank in terms of smartphone sales share in Europe in Q3 2021. Both reports however confirm that Nokia Mobile has done well in terms of smartphone shipments in Europe in Q3 2021. The report from analyst firm Counter Point research had also claimed a 24% growth in Nokia smartphone sales on a Year-on-Year basis.
While the Nokia smartphone shipment figure remains less it is good to see it growing in both Q2 and Q3 of year 2021. We recently reported about Nokia Mobile registering strong growth in smartphone shipments in Q2 2021.
A Q2 2021 report from the analyst firm CounterPoint research claimed that Nokia smartphones shipments grew by 36% in the second quarter of 2021 compared to Q1 2021.Another report revealed that Nokia was 4th top smartphones brand in the Nordic countries in the second quarter of 2021.