All five mobile phone models with the highest average internet connection speed in Vietnam in Q1 2022 were Apple products.
iPhone is in the group of smartphones that bring in the highest revenue for Vietnamese retailers.
The market for “hand-carried” iPhones in Vietnam has been shrinking in the past two years, especially after the launch of Apple-authorized stores.
iPhone 12 users now can experience the features that 5G can offer.
Apple is accelerating the production of iPhones, iPads, Macs, and other products in India and Vietnam in an effort to diversify its supply chain outside of China.
Digiworld Corporation has embarked on strategic cooperation with Apple, though purchasing power in Vietnam is showing signs of slowdown.
Phones made by local manufacturer Vsmart have surpassed those of US giant Apple, in terms of retail revenue in the Vietnamese market in January.
The Apple Watch Series 1 are being sold without charging accessories and watchbands.
As the habit of Vietnamese smartphone users has changed, mobile network operators in Vietnam can now cooperate with Vsmart to provide smartphones at low prices with associated service packages.
iPhone XS and XS Max with faulty Face ID are being offered by some private shops at prices VND2-3 million lower than nearly brand new (99 percent) products. However, their quality is questionable.
Mobile phone sales in the Vietnamese market decreased in the last three months, which has been anticipated.
A taxi driver has been detained for stealing an iPhone X from a foreign passenger, who happened to be a police officer, the Hà Nội Police Investigation Agency said.
While Mobiistar products have disappeared from large distribution chains, Vsmart Live have been selling like hot cakes, though both are Vietnamese brands.
The expansion of Foxconn's investment in Vietnam may lead to the eventual production of iPhones in the country.
Buyers who want an iPhone 11s can choose either products imported to Vietnam through unofficial ways or locked products. Officially distributed products will not be available until the end of October.
Locked iPhone 11 Pro Max 64 GB is offered at VND21.9 million, half of the price of international version.