iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 Pro Max beat Samsung Galaxy A12, Galaxy A32; Check full list
According to reports, the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 Pro Max have claimed the top spots in the list of top 5 most sold smartphones worldwide in Q1 2022 beating rival Samsung Galaxy A12, Galaxy A32.
Apple has won the brand wars of Q1 2022 as the iPhone 13 and the iPhone 13 Pro Max have emerged on top of the list of top 5 most sold smartphones worldwide. The information was shared by IDC analyst Francisco Jeronimo, who revealed that iPhones were still the most popular smartphones globally. While the list also includes two Samsung smartphones, they have not been able to grab the top 2 positions. Also, surprisingly, the list misses out on brands like Xiaomi, Oppo, Realme and others. Read on to know more about the list. Also read: Selfie Lovers, iPhone 14 will impress you more than the iPhone 13; check what Apple is planning
On May 17, Francisco Jeronimo took to Twitter to share the findings of the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker. He revealed that the first and second position were taken by the iPhone 13 and the iPhone 13 Pro Max respectively. Samsung made its debut to the list at the third spot with the Samsung Galaxy A12. The iPhone 13 Pro then pops up in the fourth sport giving Apple three out of the five positions on the list. The fifth entry was again taken by Samsung with its Galaxy A32 smartphone.
Top 5 Most sold smartphones in 1Q22 list:
1. iPhone 13
2. iPhone 13 Pro Max
3. Galaxy A12
4. iPhone 13 Pro
5. Galaxy A32
iPhone 13, iPhone 13 Pro Max are the most selling smartphones of Q1 2022
While announcing the list, Jeronimo also revealed the revenue breakdown of both the smartphone brands that featured on the list. He said, “@Apple revenues from the iPhone 13 range totalled $42B (>84% of total iPhone sales). @SamsungMobile leads in the low-end, but it only generated $3.6B (A12&A32)”. Also read: iPhone SE 3 vs Samsung Galaxy A73: Who wins the mid-range duel between these rivals
The list also reveals some interesting data. While Apple has dominated the sales for the premium smartphone segment, Samsung has led the race for medium-range smartphones. Brands like Xiaomi, Oppo and Realme which are focusing heavily in this segment still lagged behind Samsung. Another interesting detail to emerge is that both the smartphones by Samsung featured in the top 5 most most sold smartphones came out at least one year earlier. The recent smartphone launches by the company failed to make a mark on the sales number, according to the list.
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