Counterpoint Research analysts have compiled a ranking of the 10 best-selling smartphones in the world in January.
And this list is almost completely occupied by new and older iPhone models – Apple smartphones have 6 places out of 10. The iPhone 12 tops the TOP, followed by the iPhone 12 Pro, followed by the iPhone 12 Pro Max with the “bronze”. The top three accounted for 71% of Apple’s total monthly sales, analysts said.
“There has been pent-up demand for 5G updates to the iOS base, which, along with strong carrier promotions, has led to strong sales of the iPhone 12 series. In addition, Apple launched the new iPhone series later than usual, which has spilled over into strong demand for these models. January “, – noted in Counterpoint Research.
Despite the disappointing forecasts, the younger model iPhone 12 mini managed to get into the top ten, ranking 8th. By the way, it lost to the “old man” iPhone 11, which took 4th place, but outstripped the iPhone SE 2020 with its 10th place.
And only 4 smartphones in the rating are representatives of the Android army. The fifth and sixth places are occupied by state employees Redmi 9A and Redmi 9. By the way, they accounted for 25% of total Xiaomi sales for the month.
They are followed by the Samsung Galaxy A21s, and the 9th place was taken by the Galaxy A31 smartphone, which was included in the rating for the first time.