BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics, Apple iPhone 7 was the world’s best-selling smartphone model in the first quarter of 2017.
Neil Mawston, Executive Director at Strategy Analytics, said, “Global smartphone shipments reached a robust 353.3 million units in Q1 2017.
OPPO R9s was the star performer, shipping 9 million units globally and becoming the world’s third most popular smartphone model.
Apple iPhone 7 Plus, with its bigger screen and higher pricing, shipped 17.4 million units for second place and 5 percent marketshare worldwide in Q1 2017.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) 0.0 5.0 Others 330.1 294.4 Total 333.1 353.3 Global Smartphone Marketshare by Model (% of Total) Q1 ’16 Q1 ’17 1.
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Apple iPhone 7 the best-selling smartphone 2017
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) snagged the top-selling device, the iPhone 7, and the second best-selling device, the iPhone 7 Plus.
The J3 sold 6.1 million units in the first quarter and the J5 sold 5.0 million units.
The iPhone 7 sold 21.5 million units (about 6.1% of the total) and the 7 Plus sold 17.4 million units (4.9%) of the 353.3 million devices sold last quarter.
Samsung’s Galaxy J3 and the Galaxy J5 claimed the fourth and fifth spots in Strategy Analytics’ rankings.
The global smartphone market reached a total of 353.3 million units in the first quarter of 2017.
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