OnePlus, Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo – Apple faces rising threat from Chinese challengers
Apple has often stated its plan to increase its revenue from paid services, such as Apple Music and iCloud
San Francisco: A raft of profit warnings from Apple Inc suppliers this week has fuelled investor concerns that iPhone sales, in terms of volume, have hit a wall that could spell trouble for the company’s plans to make services its main pillar of growth. For the past year, investors had largely been willing to overlook stagnating unit sales of the iPhone because average selling prices kept rising. But it now faces fierce competition from mid-priced phones from makers such as Xiaomi Corp.