Apple, with his iPhonehas crushed the competition in the ranking of 10 best-selling smartphones in 2022occupying well eight positions in the list.
Apple with its iPhone dominates the list of best-selling smartphones
This result certified him the Global Monthly Handset Model Sales Tracker Of Counterpoint Research, which sees Apple as the first brand to occupy 8 out of 10 places in the ranking. The remaining two places are taken by Samsung.
According to the ranking, it is theiPhone 13 of Apple to be among the best sellers of 2022, with a + 28% on sales of the entire range of iPhones and becoming the best-selling smartphone in major markets such as China, France, Germany, the United Kingdom and the United States.
Counterpoint data confirms another record of the iPhone 13: the smartphone has been able to maintain the first place as best seller from its launch in September 2021 until August 2022, thanks above all to the cost cut made after the launch of the iPhone 14 .
In second place we find the iPhone 13 Pro Maxlies theiPhone 14 Pro Max he managed to take third place in the 2022 list. The result, on the other hand, is surprising dell’iPhone 12, which sold very well in Japan and China.
How did Samsung go
Samsung managed to carve out two spots on the list with Galaxy A13 entry-level as the fourth best-selling smartphone and the Galaxy A03last of the top 10.
“We believe the share of the top 10 smartphones will increase in 2023 as brands focus on clearing inventory and optimizing their launches,” Counterpoint analysts said, Harshit Rastogi and Karan Chauhan.
“We also expect brands to continue making their portfolios leaner in 2023 to minimize cannibalization. The number of active smartphone models in the global market has already dropped from over 4,200 in 2021 to around 3,600 in 2022.”
For 2023, Apple is expected to continue selling the iPhone 14 with the 12 and 13, not forgetting the third generation SE, thus underlining the continued popularity of its previous models.