The mobile phone has become an integral part of our lives. We human beings cannot imagine our lives without the use of cell phones. Human beings are nothing but social animals.
Socialising through the calls and the help that the Internet provides us is a thing to cherish. There are a large number of companies manufacturing cell phones every day just to meet our additional demands and most of them are offered at many reasonable rates. Here we will discuss the top 10 mobile companies in India in 2018.
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Spice Digital earlier known as cerebrum Technologies is an India telecom company that was established in the year 2000 with its headquarters in Noida. The company was founded by a select few employees under the leadership of Saket Agarwal. The company during its incorporation time had only 13 employees working for it. Today the company has more than 530 employees and its annual revenue is nearly 100 crore. The company has its foot setup in the African country of Kenya and Johannesburg, South Africa.
The mobile phones from this company were quite popular when they were initially launched in India but soon it started losing its customers. The company is a result of the partnership between United Telelinks limited and Jaina Marketing and Associates. The company was established in 2009 by Pradip Jain. It is an Indian telecom company with its nerve center in Bangalore and Noida. The company has its business set up in many countries outside of India like Bangladesh, SriLanka, Nepal, and the Middle East. The annual revenue of the company is estimated to be Rs.25 billion. It has an employee base of over 650.
Micromax is also an Indian company but it deals not only in telecom but in electronics too. The company was founded in the year 2000 with its headquarters in Gurgaon. The company has a worldwide recognition because of its products that are available in Russia, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, and UAE. The company was established by Rahul Sharma and Vikas Jain. Apart from producing only smart phones it also produces LED TVs, Laptops, Power Banks and ACS. The company also launched the YU series under its flagship. The annual revenue of the company is near $3.25 billion.
The next in our list is the Canadian multinational company Blackberry. The company was established in 1999 and has since then succeeded in winning many hearts across the globe. In the year 2013, the company had over 80 million customers all around the world. The company was established by Mike Lazaridis. Blackberry is the business name used by the TCL communication to sell the handsets. After a series of hard work, blackberry has now become a global brand. The company’s main building is in Waterloo, Canada.
Microsoft does not need any introduction. Microsoft is the brand that everyone trusts. It has been in this technology field for more than 5 decades. We all know Microsoft because of the operating systems we use on our computers. Microsoft apart from designing operating systems also manufactures mobile phones. The company was set up in 1975 by famous Bill Gates and Paul Allen. What looked like a time pass project for these two geniuses, aspired to change the whole world of technology. Microsoft is the US company that started producing mobile phones after it overtook the Nokia Company.
Motorola is an American company which excels in telecommunications. The company was founded in the year 1928 with its headquarters in Schaumburg, U.S. The company had designed some of the first generation cell phones and was perhaps the first company to launch it in India. Motorola has a worldwide market smartphones, tablets, two-way radios, wireless broadband networks etc. In 2014 the company was obtained by Lenovo. The company has more than 42,000 employees serving for its brand.
HTC is a public limited company from Taiwan. The company was established in 1997 and has been operating globally since then. HTC has its nerve center in Xiandian District. The annual revenue of the company was about 134,4 billion Taiwanese currency. The company also provides job opportunities to more than 14,774 people. Some of the models of HTC like Desire and HTC one had acquired a lot of fame worldwide because of the service it rendered. HTC also sponsors various sports competitions including cycling, football, cricket and much more.
Sony is a Japanese multinational company that not only does telecom business but also manufactures various other electronic devices. The famous play station series is also manufactured by Sony. The company was set up in 1946 with its headquarters in Minato. Due to its immense growth, Sony has been able to secure the position of being the cover article of various magazines. It was ranked 113th by the Forbes Global 500 magazine. Smartphones produced by Sony are also very popular. The Xperia series has had a large portion of the market captured because of its publicity and product quality. The annual income of the company is nearly 8.1 trillion yen. The company has also an employee base of 125,700.
The brand that does not need any introduction is Apple. This American multinational company’s name is enough to get its entire product sold in the market. Steve Jobs established the company in 1976. Headquartered in California, Apple not only produces mobile phones but also produces iMac,iPad, iPods and much more. Apple’s mobile phone series iPhone has gained dominance over the world because of the quality of product it offers. The company’s annual revenue is about $214.214 billion and has an employee base of about 111,600.
Topping our list of top 10 mobile companies in India is Samsung. It is a South Korean multinational company that is a pioneer in all electronic devices be it smartphones, televisions, laptops etc. The company was established in the year 1938 by Lee-Byung Chul with its headquarters in Seoul. Apart from the electronic industry, Samsung also has Heavy industries, Life insurance and much more. The company is the second largest producer of information and technology all around the world. The annual income of the company is $301 billion and a significant staff of 487,000.
These are the top 10 best mobile companies in India in 2018. This list includes a company from India as well as abroad who are masters in this field and due to their diligence and hard work, our life has been so social.