Chinese telecom giant Huawei, despite facing US’s dissent, has outpaced Samsung, Apple in its global smartphone shipments in the June quarter. This is the first time Huawei (55.8M devices) has shipped more devices Samsung (53.7M devices). Majority of Huawei’s market share came from the Chinese market, where it sold 8% more units this quarter. It now sells 70% of its smartphones in mainland China. However, this won’t be helpful in the long run, say analysts.