Why Apple Will Lose China Market Share In 2018, Despite The Success Of The iPhone X

(Source: Forbes) Shipments in China, the world’s biggest smartphone market, fell 4% in 2017 year on year to 459 million devices. Market research firm IDC estimates a drop last year of 4.9% and expects another 2% loss this year. Consumers in China found changes to handset technology “minor” in 2017, IDC says in a statement February 6.