A man wearing a protective face mask uses his smartphone to take a photo at the Temple of Heaven in Beijing on May 10. China’s strong smartphone shipments in April suggest a rebound in the domestic market. Photo: AP

Smartphone shipments in China up 17 per cent in April, signalling likely rebound

  • Smartphone makers shipped 40.8 million handsets in April, up from 34.8 million in the same month last year
  • The numbers suggest a potential return to normalcy in China for the broader consumer hardware market in the aftermath of the coronavirus outbreak
Topic |   Smartphones
A man wearing a protective face mask uses his smartphone to take a photo at the Temple of Heaven in Beijing on May 10. China’s strong smartphone shipments in April suggest a rebound in the domestic market. Photo: AP
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