But due toiPhone13 The sales time in the third quarter was too short, only one week,AppleFailed to exceed in the third quarterSamsung, Becoming the world’s largest smartcell phoneVendor.
According to data from research institutes, in the third quarter, Samsung’s smartphones sold 61 million units globally, an increase of 17.9% from the previous quarter, and its share of global new sales of smartphones in the quarter was 21.2%, which was significantly higher than Apple’s 15.9%.
However, research institutions also predict that Apple will surpass Samsung in the fourth quarter and become the largest smartphone manufacturer driven by strong demand in the iPhone 13 market and large shipments.
Research institutions predict that in the fourth quarter of global sales of smart phones, Apple’s share will increase to 23.2%, and Samsung will drop to 19.4%.
It is worth noting that the fourth quarter when a large number of new iPhones are shipped is usually the quarter with the highest overall sales of Apple’s iPhone. The sales of Apple’s smartphones in the quarter will usually surpass that of Samsung.
According to a report released by the research institute, driven by the massive shipments of the iPhone 12 series, the iPhone shipped nearly 80 million units in the fourth quarter of last year, accounting for 20.8% of global new sales of smartphones in the quarter, which is higher than Samsung’s 16.2%. (Source: TechWeb)