The Chinese answering machine said that the numbers were largely driven by the success of products such asand series.
Huawei's smartphone shipments have grown from 3 million units in 2010, it adds. Last year it said it sold 153 million units. The company took over Apple in the second quarter of 2018 to become the world's second largest telephone provider according to researcher Canalys.
"In the global smartphone market, Huawei has gone from being rejected as a statistical" second "to ranking among the top three players in the world," Huawei said in his statement.
Despite the successes this year, Huawei still faced some challenges, especially. In February, US intelligence advised Americans not to buy Huawei products for fear of being used to spy for the Chinese government. In January, to sell Huawei Mate 10 Pro, and Verizon was eventually followed.
Huawei is still popular in places like. More than 500 million people in over 170 countries use Huawei phones, according to the company.
In August, the companyfor 2018 from 180 million to 200 million, saying it will become the world's largest phone provider by the end of 2019.
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