DigiTimes: Around 1.4 million LCD TVs were sold during the three-day May Day holiday in China, up 75% on year, with local vendors dominating sales, according to industry sources in China.
Sharp was the only international brand that made it to the top-five ranking for the three-day sales, which the Japanese vendor shared 12%, the sources noted. The rest of the top-five were all China-based vendors:
- Hisense with 14%,
- TCL with 12%,
- Skyworth with 11%, and
- Konka with 10%.
In terms of screen sizes, 32-inch was the most popular with 33% of the May Day LCD TV sales, followed by 42-inch with 19%, 46-inch with 10%, and 37-inch with 9%, the sources added