The domestic mobile phone market shipped 20.805 million units in May, and 5G mobile phones accounted for 85.3%

The China Academy of Information and Communications Technology released an analysis report on the operation of the domestic mobile phone market in May 2022. The report shows that in May 2022, mobile phone shipments in the domestic market were 20.805 million units, a year-on-year decrease of 9.4%. Among them, 5G mobile phones were 17.739 million units, a year-on-year increase of 6.0%, accounting for 85.3% of mobile phone shipments in the same period.

The details are as follows:

1. The overall situation of the domestic mobile phone market

In May 2022, mobile phone shipments in the domestic market were 20.805 million units, a year-on-year decrease of 9.4%, of which 5G mobile phones were 17.739 million units, a year-on-year increase of 6.0%, accounting for 85.3% of mobile phone shipments in the same period.

From January to May 2022, the total mobile phone shipments in the domestic market totaled 108 million units, a year-on-year decrease of 27.1%. Among them, 5G mobile phone shipments were 86.207 million units, a year-on-year decrease of 20.2%, accounting for 79.7% of mobile phone shipments in the same period.

Figure 1 Domestic mobile phone market shipments and the proportion of 5G mobile phones

In May 2022, 24 new mobile phone models were launched in China, a year-on-year decrease of 11.1%, of which 9 were 5G mobile phones, a year-on-year decrease of 10.0%, accounting for 37.5% of the number of new mobile phone models listed in the same period.

From January to May 2022, a total of 167 new models were launched, a year-on-year decrease of 7.7%, of which 87 were 5G mobile phones, a year-on-year decrease of 3.3%, accounting for 52.1% of the number of new mobile phone models listed in the same period.

Figure 2 The number of new mobile phone models on the market in China and the proportion of 5G mobile phones

2. Composition of domestic and foreign brands in the domestic mobile phone market

In May 2022, the shipment of domestic brand mobile phones was 16.600 million units, a year-on-year decrease of 14.0%, accounting for 79.8% of the mobile phone shipments in the same period; 23 new models were launched, a year-on-year decrease of 8.0%, accounting for the number of new mobile phone models listed in the same period. 95.8%.

From January to May 2022, domestic brand mobile phone shipments totaled 90.677 million units, a year-on-year decrease of 30.6%, accounting for 83.8% of mobile phone shipments in the same period; a total of 160 new models were launched, a year-on-year decrease of 3.6%, accounting for the same period of mobile phone shipments. 95.8% of the number of new models.

Figure 3 Shipments and Proportions of Domestic Brand Mobile Phones

3. Development of domestic smart phones

In May 2022, smartphone shipments were 20.559 million units, a year-on-year decrease of 9.1%, accounting for 98.8% of mobile phone shipments in the same period. From January to May 2022, smartphone shipments were 106 million units, a year-on-year decrease of 27.0%, accounting for 98.2% of mobile phone shipments during the same period.

Figure 4 Domestic smartphone shipments and proportion

In May 2022, 19 new smartphone models were launched, a year-on-year decrease of 9.5%, accounting for 79.2% of the number of new smartphone models launched in the same period. From January to May 2022, a total of 140 new models of smartphones were launched, a year-on-year decrease of 3.4%, accounting for 83.8% of the number of new models launched in the same period.

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