Although it's now summer, but industry analysts are only now considering the results of the first quarter of 2018. It became known which companies are leading both in the smartphone market and in terms of aggregate phone shipments. After all, conventional push-button phones are still very popular.
According to the analysis firm Counterpoint, Ivan considered on the pages of the resource gsmarena.com by the analyst firm Counterpoint, Samsung in the first quarter of 2018 year became the world market leader in terms of deliveries of smartphones and phones. It should be noted right away that the published figures are not surprising.
During the period under review, Samsung shipped 78 million smartphones, accounting for 22% of total shipments (360 million smartphones).
Apple shipped 52.2 million iPhones, way, the market share was 15%. The third place is occupied by Huawei with 11% market share. This includes smartphones produced under both the Huawei brand and the Honor brand.
However, Apple dominates the markets of North America, supplying approximately 40% of smart phones. Samsung ranks second with a market share of 27%.
Samsung leads the market in Europe (33%), followed by Apple (20%).
The total smartphone shipments to the global market declined 3% with the indicator of the corresponding period of the past year. At the same time, Samsung shipments declined 3%, and Apple shipments increased 3%.
If we talk about the aggregate indicator of shipments of phones, and not just smartphones, Samsung again ranks first (17%), and Apple – the second 11%).
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