OPPO edged out Samsung to become the top vendor with a 20.3 per cent market share.
Chinese phone makers took four of the top five spots. Vivo came in third with 17.9 per cent, followed by Xiaomi with 14 per cent and Realme with 12.8 per cent.
Samsung first gave up its top vendor position in the Southeast Asian market to OPPO in the fourth quarter of 2019.
The South Korean tech titan recaptured the leading status in the first quarter of this year with a 18.9 percent market share, which was 0.2 percentage point higher than OPPO, reports Yonhap news agency.
The report said Samsung's struggle came as more Southeast Asian consumers opted to buy budget smartphones amid the novel coronavirus pandemic.
Overall, smartphone shipments in Southeast Asia dropped 22 per cent on-year to 24 million units in the second quarter.
(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)
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