Thanks to technology, humans are able to have better and more convenient lives. It, of course, cannot be separated from the contribution of tech companies. There are thousands of tech companies in this world. However, only top tech companies are able to go globally and gain massive revenue.
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List of Top Tech Companies in the World
Some people may think that Google makes the most revenue in the tech industry. Meanwhile, others may think that Apple has the most revenue. To find out which one that sits on the top of the list, check this list of top tech companies worldwide by revenue.
- Apple Inc.
Among the top tech companies, the most profitable one is Apple Inc. Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, and Ronald Wayne established this company in 1976. Apple’s products started getting popular in the early 2000s. Since then, Apple revenue keeps increasing.
In 2021, its revenue reached $274.1 billion. This massive revenue made Apple the most successful brand of that year.
- Samsung Electronics
The next tech company in the list is Samsung Electronics. This South Korean company gained $200.73 billion in 2021. This revenue did not only come from its mobile phone sales, but it also came from Samsung’s other products, such as hard disks, cameras, and ships.
- Alphabet Inc. (Google)
Some people may not be familiar with Alphabet Inc. It is the parent company of 12 subsidiary companies, including Google LLC. Google, as it is widely known, is a leading search engine in the world. In 2022, its market share is quite fantastic, i.e. 91.9%.
Alphabet itself works on various products, such as self-driving cars, human health, AI, robotic software, and drug discovery. Last year, Alphabet Inc. made revenue of $182.52 and became one of the top tech companies in the world.
Foxconn is a tech manufacturing company based in Taiwan. This company has been manufacturing electronic products for other tech companies since 1974 and currently has more than 1.29 million workers. Foxconn gained revenue of $181.94 billion in 2021.
For the last few decades, Foxconn has worked with top tech companies from the US, Japan, and other countries. Several products made by Foxconn are iPhone, Google Pixel, Nintendo, and Playstation.
Microsoft is at the fifth place in the list of top tech companies. Last year, it gained revenue up to $143.01 billion. These days, the company is focusing its work on computer software or operating systems, blockchain, AI, machine learning, and other innovative technologies.
The revenue of this Chinese tech company reached $129.18 billion in 2021. Huawei is one of the major telecommunication equipment manufacturers on earth. It worked with top telecom companies, for example Vodafone, British telecom, and Bell Canada.
- Dell Technologies
Dell, a US-based PC company, offers various products. Some of them are cameras, Smart TV, computer accessories, and printers. From the sales of those products, Dell gained $92.2 billion of revenue last year.
- Meta Platforms
Meta platforms (Facebook, Whatsapp, Instagram) is the 8th company in this list of top tech companies. Mark Zuckenberg founded this company in 2004 as Facebook Inc. Last year, Mark changed this name into Meta and recently he launched Metaverse.
The three social media from Meta platforms are very popular. It is predicted that Facebook has over 2 billion monthly active users in 2022. Last year, Meta’s revenue reached $85.96 billion.
The last tech company in this list is Sony, which is based in Japan. This company sells video game consoles and a wide range of consumer electronics. Sony cameras and TV are the leaders on their segments. In 2021, Sony gained $84.89 billion revenue. Among the top tech companies above, more than half of them are founded in the US. Meanwhile, the rest comes from Asian countries, such as South Korea, Taiwan, China, and Japan.