The smartphone market is falling, while sales of the iPhone grow
The global trend towards decline in demand for smartphones are not spared, and the American market. However, Apple has been able to maintain the position but also demonstrate sales growth, according to Counterpoint.
Counterpoint according to collected data, iPhone sales for the first quarter of 2018 grew by 16% compared to the same period of 2017. This looks particularly impressive against the backdrop of the fact that the market volume decreased by 11%.
Besides, Apple first managed to realize almost 16 million iPhones in the U.S. during the first calendar quarter. On the basis of the share of sales accounted for the premium segment, the cost of the devices which is more than $ 800. After a record three months, Apple managed to occupy almost 80% of this niche.
According to analysts, the share of the Corporation Tim cook is 42% of mobile phone market of the United States. In second place is Samsung, which owns 22%. Compared to last year, sales of South Korean giant in America has dropped by 41%.
According to the rating of the most sold in the U.S. smartphones according to the version of Counterpoint, 6 positions out of top 10 lines occupy different iPhone models. Reports of specialists from other countries also confirmed record sales for Apple.
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