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Top 10 Smartphone Manufacturers in the World 2017

Top Smartphone Manufacturers 2017: The demand for Smartphones are increasing daily. This is not only a phone; this is capable of doing many tasks like a computer. You can say, Smartphone is a mini computer. Every month, new technologies are invented and implemented in the phone. So, a new smartphone’s technology becomes older in 2-3 months. Managing the entire world at the finger is not any unreal saying these days; especially since the beginning of the Smartphone ideas. People are maintaining updates about their favorite Smartphone, or operating system like their favorite celebrities.

The smartphone industry is one of the very dynamic market places available on the market. Till a couple of years past it had been dominated by Nokia, and companies like LG and Sony were one of the important players in the industry. Subsequently came Samsung and Apple and within many decades, the 2 emerged since the most powerful players in the smartphone department. But while Apple and Samsung still dominate that the industry you can find several other important players too, having the potential to upset the bash to both technology giants anytime.

Now phones are becoming lower in price and higher in specifications. In this year, selling of Smartphone has been reached to 336 million units. Right now, there are thousands of smartphone makers in the world. Today, TechZac is going to tell you the top 10 Smartphone manufacturers in the world 2017. The smartphone manufacturing companies list is based on selling quantity.

Top 10 Smartphone Brands in the World 2017

Top Smartphone Manufacturers 2017

We have come to notice a lot of aggressiveness in how new phones are being released for the market every second day. In the last few decades, there are many Chinese companies which took over the market share by offering smartphones which are cheap yet which are high on features. Also, companies like Google entered the market space with its flagship model. You can check all mobile company name list in world on the Wikipedia website. Here we have listed top 10 mobile brands in the world 2017 according to their quality, popularity, selling, etc. This list may vary from the current situation because of the ups and downs of the share market.

1. Samsung

SamsungSamsung is a South Korean company and world no 1 mobile company 2017. It produces different electronic products, like phone, TV, Laptop, AC and much more. But, this is famous for mobile phone making. With 21.3 percent of global market shares, this is the largest Smartphone manufacturer in the world.

Samsung makes both high-end and low-end phones for its customers. In this year, the significant invention of this company is Samsung Galaxy S7 edge+ and Galaxy Note 7.

2. Apple

AppleApple is an American multinational corporation, which is famous for high-quality electronic gadgets. This is one of the top smartphone makers in the world. Apple makes iPhone in terms of Smartphones with high-end specifications. With 13.1 percent of market shares, this is in the second position.

All iPhones run on iOS mobile operating system owns by Apple company. The 1st generation iPhone was released on 2007, and the most recent iPhone models are the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, which were unveiled in September 2017.

3. Huawei

HuaweiHuawei is a multinational Chinese networking and telecommunications equipment company, which was founded in 1987. It is one of the best data card companies in the world. In the first quarter of 2017, it makes 4.0 percent of market shares. Some of the best Huawei Smartphones are Huawei Nova, P9, Ascend Mate 8, etc. This is the third top smartphone maker company in the world in 2017.

4. Oppo

Oppo SmartphoneOPPO Electronics Corp. is a Chinese gadgets maker based in Dongguan, Guangdong. It entered the mobile phone market in 2008. It also produces Blue-ray Players and Headphones. Oppo is the best performance in the first quarter of 2017, with unit sales growing by 145%. The smartphone sales in the growing Asia-Pacific region rose by 199%, with 16,112,600 products sold throughout the quarter.

5. Xiaomi

XiaomiXiaomi is another Chinese Smartphone manufacturer company. The company sold over 60 million Smartphones in 2017. The company is very famous in Indian mobile market and known as the Apple of China. With 3.2 percent of market shares, it is in the 5th position of the list. The latest Xiaomi phones are Redmi Note 3, 3S, Mi 5, etc.


LENOVOLENOVO is a multinational Chinese computer technology company. Lenovo disappeared from the top five smartphone maker companies rankings. It has operations in more than 60 countries and sells its products in around 160 countries. LENOVO bought Motorola in October 2014 and for that reason, its shares increased to 4.2 percent.

Now it is in the 6th position of best smartphone manufacturers. LENOVO is famous for its low-budget high specification 4G mobile phones. It is one of the top 10 mobile brands in the world 2017.

7. LG

LGLG is a South Korean electronics company. The company makes five types of electronic devices, like Home Entertainment, Mobiles, Home Appliance, AC, and Vehicle Components. With 4.3 percent of market shares, it becomes the 7th best mobile maker company.

This year LG released many best mobile phone. The advanced technology smartphone phone from LG in 2017 is LG G5.

8. TCL Communication

TCL CommunicationTCL Communication is a Chinese electronics company which is in the 8th position. It is also known as Alcatel. In October 2014, TCL acquired the Palm brand from HP for use on Smartphones. The global market share of this company is 3.1 percent. This one of the top smartphone makers in the world.

9. ZTE

ZTEZTE is a Chinese telecommunication equipment company and one of the top 10 smartphone brands in the world. In 2014, Microsoft announced that ZTE was the latest hardware partner of Windows Phone platform. Total selling of 12600 units with 2.7 percent market share, it is in 9th position.

10. Micromax

ZTEMicromax is one and only Indian Smartphone maker who is able to list in the top 10 mobile companies in the world list. It produces mobile phones as well as tablets, laptop, TV and many more budget electronic devices. With 1.8 percent of the global market share, it is in the 10th position.

This is the list of top 10 Smartphone manufacturers 2017 in the world. If you analyze the above top 10 mobile brands in the world, you’ll see the Chinese companies are the largest mobile sellers in the world.

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  1. Napolean says

    Hi Chandan,

    Simple and Informative Post. While reading this post, i searched for, is there any indian companies manufacturing smartphone. At final, i found that, Micromax is the only company who producing smartphones in India. Anyway thanks for sharing this. From classiblogger…

    1. Chandan says

      Thanks for giving a value to this post.

  2. CHRIST says

    How large is the cellphone market in terms of sales?

  3. Jenna says

    When was this article published? I’m looking for up-to-date numbers.

  4. Peter mwangi says

    Hi I would wish to get quotation on manufacturing of new brand of smart phones to sell in kenya

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