In terms of volume, both Baidu and Google are at around
25% with smaller players 3GYY, Yicha and Easou all
around 10% each, in Q2 2009. Total search volume was
around 272 million requests, increasing 120% year over
year. That compares to 10 billion requests for computer-based
online search in China.
Page views reached 909 million in the same period, and here
Baidu's share is at 33.7%, well ahead of Google's 19%. Google's
traffic is likely from tie-ups with China Mobile, and Sina. Baidu
has tied up with Nokia, Samsung, Haier and China Unicom.