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Huawei Tops Samsung for First Time in Smartphones, Canalys Says

Huawei Technologies Co. overtook Samsung Electronics Co. in global smartphone shipments in the second quarter after Chinese consumer spending bounced back from a Covid-19 trough, according to Canalys.

China’s largest tech company shipped 55.8 million devices from April to June, down 5% from a year earlier. But Samsung’s volume slid a sharper 30% to 53.7 million, the research firm estimated.