Vivo is a Chinese Android smartphone manufacturer founded in 2009. Vivo is owned by Chinese Multinational company BBK Electronics which is also the owner of another popular Chinese brand Oppo. Vivo started to expand its market outside China since 2014 and currently, they have operations in over 100 countries. Vivo was the 5th largest smartphone vendor in the world with 100.7 million total shipments and a huge 36% growth rate comparing to the previous year. Their position was just under Samsung, Apple, Huawei, and Oppo. Even Xiaomi was under them in the 6th position with 96 million shipments.