The news is confirmed by a report from Counterpoint Research, which noted a slightly higher estimated 72.9 million iPhone units, compared to Samsung’s 70 million units.
According to Strategy Analytics, Apple nabbed a huge 19% of the global smartphone market share in the fourth quarter, with Samsung’s grabbing 18%.
Who sold more phones Apple or Samsung 2019?
Strategy Analytics said Apple held the most market share in the quarter, with 70.7 million units sold versus Samsung’s 68.8 million in the final three months of 2019. Another industry tracker, Canalys, reached a similar conclusion. One firm, IHS Markit, put Samsung at 70.7 million and Apple at 67.7 million.
Who sells more iPhone or Samsung 2018?
“Globally, there were 3.6 billion active smartphones in use in June 2018,” says the report. “The world’s most popular smartphone brand was Samsung, boasting 893 million active devices and a market share of 27%. Apple was a close second, with a market share of 24%.
Is Apple more successful than Samsung?
From its target marketing, research and product design, Apple is a much more focused company than Samsung. It is also a much more profitable company. Nearly three-quarters of Apple’s revenue comes from the iPhone lineup, making the firm single product-dependent.
Which is the most sold phone in 2019?
The Apple iPhone XR was the top selling smartphone of 2019, followed by two Samsung A series models, the Oppo A9 and the iPhone 11, which make the top 5.
Is Samsung beating Apple?
Apple becomes biggest smartphone player for the first time in two years, beating Samsung. Apple shipped 72.9 million iPhones in the fourth quarter, according to Counterpoint Research, beating the 70 million Galaxy phones sold by Samsung.