Top Selling Mobile Phone Makers, Visualized from 1992 to 2018

Who are the world’s biggest manufacturers of mobile phones? With the rapid evolution of technology— does anybody remember beepers? —The rankings have changed a great deal over the last 27 years.

Redditor interestingasphuk, a’ first year doctoral student / data enthusiast who enjoys visualizations,’ is new from the success of his latest animated infographic displaying the most common web browsers every year. Taking the statistics from Gartner’s annual sales analysis, he produced an animated racing graph showing the top phone makers between 1992 and 2018.