A new report from analyst firm Strategy Analytics for the Second quarter of 2022 claims that Nokia smartphones shipments more than tripled in the US in Q2 2022. Another good news was that Nokia Smartphones accounted for more than a third of the total Nokia handset volumes in Q2 2022. The higher percentage of Nokia smartphones in overall handset volume combined with better performance in markets like the US resulted in all-time high ASP.
As per the report, percentage of Nokia smartphones in overall Nokia Handest volume was at the highest level ever since the inception of the company. Aggressive push in the key markets like the US has also helped Nokia Mobile in pushing up smartphone volumes. In fact, US market is now Nokia Mobile’s largest smartphone market with 10% of its total shipments. Nokia Mobile reportedly has the aspiration of becoming one of the top prepaid vendors in US by the end of 2022.
This report is corroborated by a similar report from analyst firm IDC claiming Nokia Mobile as the 5th top smartphone brand in US. The report for the US market also revealed that Nokia C100 became the 15th most sold smartphone in Q2 2022. The slide posted by analyst firm IDC revealed a big jump in Nokia smartphones unit shipped in Q2 2022 as compared to any other quarter including last two.
We recently posted about the Q1 2022 report from analyst firms IDC and Strategy Analytics. IDC report for the first quarter of 2022 from analyst firm IDC puts Nokia Mobile as the 2nd top vendor globally when it comes to feature phones.
The report from Strategy Analytics revealed solid growth in Nokia Mobile Financials in Western Europe and North America markets. In North America, Nokia Mobile’s Year-on-Year growth was 87%, while in Western Europe it registered 31% Year-on-Year growth.
Another Q1 2022 report has put Nokia smartphones in 3rd position in terms of market share in the UK. This has been possible because of a market share growth of more than 200% for Nokia smartphones in the UK market.
In Q4 2021, Nokia Mobile grew smartphone shipments in 5 regions, registered highest ASP & tripled US smartphone shipments. Nokia Mobile also registered strong growth in overall smartphone shipments in the last quarter of 2021.