Huawei Facts and Statistics (2021) | By the Numbers

Huawei facts and statistics

Here are a few of the most interesting Huawei facts and statistics I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Huawei Facts and StatisticsHuawei Facts

  • Year founded: 1987
  • Founder: Ren Zhengfei
  • Headquarters: Shenzhen, China
  • Top Executives:
    • Chairman: Liang Hua
    • CEO: Ren Zhengfei
    • CFO: Meng Wanzhou

Huawei Statistics

Huawei's share of the global smartphone market:


Last updated 5/5/19

Number of Huawei Mobile Services registered developers:

1.07 million developers

Last updated 10/16/19

Number of Huawei Mobile Services users:

500 million

Last updated 6/30/19

Number of Huawei Mobile Services users outside of China:

100 million

Last updated 8/12/19

Number of devices with Huawei's EMUI 9 OS installed on them:

80 million

Last updated 6/6/19

Huawei's share of the China smartphone market:


Last updated 6/24/19

Huawei's share of the American smartphone market:


Last updated 2/1/17

Huawei's share of the European smartphone market:


Last updated 8/13/19

Number of Huawei employees:

180,000 Huawei employees

Last updated 1/1/19

Number of Huawei P9 and P9 Plus sold to date:

12 million

Last updated 4/13/17

Number of Huawei Mate 9s sold to date:

5 million

Last updated 4/13/17

Huawei annual revenue:

Number of Fortune 500 companies that use Huawei:


Last updated 3/30/18

Number of smartphones Huawei shipped (annually):

Number of countries Huawei products are available in:


Last updated 1/1/19

Number of Huawei smartphones shipped in 2019:

240 million

Number of 5G base stations Huawei shipped in 2018:


Number of networks Huawei has built across the world:


Last updated 1/6/17

Number of Huawei phones that have been shipped to South Africa:

1.2 million

Last updated 1/24/17

Number of Huawei employees in Spain:

1,000 Huawei employees

Last updated 12/15/16

Number of Huawei Themes Store users:

160 million active users

Last updated 10/27/17

Average number of Huawei Themes Store monthly downloads:

40 million monthly downloads

Last updated 10/27/17

Number of developers in the Huawei Developer Alliance:

240,000 developers

Last updated 10/27/17

Amount Huawei paid out to app developers in 2016:

$400 million

Huawei's share of the Thailand smartphone market:


Last updated 7/8/19

Number of Huawei AppGallery downloads outside of China:

1 billion apps downloaded

Last updated 8/1/19

Number of countries that Huawei Mobile Services In-App Purchase are available in:

140 countries

Last updated 8/1/19

Number of Huawei Cloud users:

3 million

Last updated 10/16/19