realme’s number series was ranked No.4 as of Q3 2021 by consolidated shipments among the New Age Smartphone Families which has been pivotal to its scale up to be the fastest brand ever to ship 100 million units in the entire smartphone history.
The New Age Smartphone Families includes smartphone product lines launched since 2018. The new age products include Reno from OPPO, iQoo from Vivo and Galaxy M from Samsung.
“Our Kenyan consumers have made us proud. The speed at which they have embraced our products puts a clear signature on what we have been saying all along about us understanding their needs and being kind with their pockets in terms of quality and affordability,” said Mildred Agoya, PR and Marketing Director, realme Kenya.
realme Number Series Smartphones among the Fastest to Reach 40M Shipments Globally
The entry of realme into Kenya is pegged on the premise of affordability and the inclusion of AIOT in all of its gadgets saw the brand storm the market by introducing new phones and other AIOT products one year including realme C3, realme C11, realme C15, realme C12, realme 6, realme 7i, realme band, C21Y, C25Y and their bestselling C11 2021. In the AIOT sector, realme has introduced the realme Buds Q, and realme Buds Air Neo, realme Buds Q 2, realme Watch, watch 2 pro Watch S, tablets, even the smart scale.
As one of the fastest Android smartphone product lines to reach 40 million shipments, the realme Number series achieve this milestone in only 14 quarters after realme 1 launched in 2018. Before that, only Samsung A Series, Xiaomi Redmi Series, Oppo A Series, and Vivo iQoo Series, reached this milestone.
As 2022 snails towards the second month, realme says it has placed in the pipeline smartphones tailored towards the needs of Kenyan millennials that will not only give them value for their money but give them a breakthrough hack in terms of technology and style. Starting with the launch of the all-new realme 9i in the second month of the year.