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Apple Passes Samsung to Become Biggest Smartphone Maker in Q4 2016: Strategy Analytics

After seeing a slump in sales figures for quite a while, Apple finally regained its top spot in smartphone sales in the last months of 2016. Samsung had maintained the top spot for most of the past five years, but Apple has now taken the South Korean company’s crown by garnering the highest global smartphone sales figures in the fourth ... Read More »

Apple Device Activations During Holiday Week Soundly Beat Samsung: Flurry Analytics

It appears Apple had a great holiday season when it came to sales of iPhone and iPad devices, while Samsung and Google did not fare so well. As per data by Flurry Analytics, Apple and Samsung together constituted 65 percent of the global device activations in the week leading up to Christmas Day and the start of Hanukkah. Flurry Analytics ... Read More »

Google Pixel Was More Popular Than iPhone 7 During Black Friday Sales, Claims Analytics Firm

Users made the most of the big discounts during the Black Friday sale last week – which extended over the weekend till Cyber Monday. Deep discounts on tech products saw users lapping up smartphones and tablets in huge numbers, and the newly released iPhone 7 and Google Pixel saw an increase in sale numbers – or specifically, new device activations. ... Read More »

Android Dominates Global Smartphone Shipments With 88 Percent Market Share: Strategy Analytics

  Even though Android has suffered some reputation hit recently, with many reports claiming that a huge proportion of its users are vulnerable to dated malware, it seems like the mobile platform is continuing to expand considerably. As per a market research firm, Google’s mobile platform’s share in global smartphone shipments grew on a year-on-year basis while that of Apple’s ... Read More »

iPhone 6s, iPhone 6 the Worlds Top Selling Smartphones: Strategy Analytics

iPhone 6s accounted for 4 percent of all smartphones shipped in Q2 2016 iPhone 6 took the second spot with 8.5 million units shipped Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge had 2 percent market share Apple’s iPhone 6s was the world’s top-selling smartphone model in the second quarter of 2016, a report said on Wednesday, adding that the US giant currently accounts ... Read More »

Android Captured 97 Percent Smartphone Market Share in India in Q2 2016: Strategy Analytics

Research firm Strategy Analytics on Thursday said that Google’s mobile operating system Android captured 97 percent of the total smartphone market share in India in terms of shipments, to retain its top position during the second quarter of 2016. “Android shipped 29.8 million smartphones in India in Q2 2016, growing an impressive 28 percent annually from 23.2 million units in ... Read More »

Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge Help Samsung Extend Lead Over Apple: IDC, Strategy Analytics

Samsung extended its lead in the global smartphone market over Apple in the second quarter, gaining from the launch of its updated flagship handsets, surveys showed Thursday. The South Korean giant delivered 77 million smartphones in the quarter, up 5.5 percent from a year ago, for a market share of 22.4 percent, research firm IDC said. That compared with a ... Read More »

Huawei, Oppo See increase in Q1 2016 as global smartphone Shipments Fall: strategy Analytics

consistent with the Q1 2016 smartphone shipments and marketplace proportion document with the aid of method Analytics, Huawei, Oppo, and Xiaomi saw a rise in market share year-on-year in the first quarter, whilst the other two smartphone manufacturers inside the top 5 – Apple and Samsung – saw a drop. method Analytics says that at the same time as Samsung ... Read More »