May 2,MilletThe group issued a statement saying that in the first quarter of 2019, the company's intelligenceMobile phoneShipments exceeded 27.5 million units. Xiaomi said in the announcement that some of the research institutes' data on the shipments of smartphones in the first quarter of 2019 were incorrect and unfair, which is far from the real situation. Investors are misled, the company hereby announces that according to our management accounts, we shipped more than 27.5 million smartphones in the first quarter of 2019.
According to domestic media reports, on May 4, IDC responded to the Xiaolong mobile phone shipment data oolong incident. IDC said it will update the data next week, which will update the first quarter shipment data of Xiaomi to 27.5 million units, which is consistent with the official data released by Xiaomi.
For the reason why there is a deviation, IDC said that its original data was released before the official announcement of Xiaomi.
In fact, on May 1, three market research organizations, Canalys, Counterpoint, and StrategyAnalytics, also released the global mobile phone market shipments report for the first quarter. According to three reports, Xiaomi's 2019Q1 global mobile phone shipments were 27.8 million units. 27.8 million units and 27.5 million units are basically close to the data released by Xiaomi itself, which is higher than the 25 million units of IDC statistics.