According to a new report from research company Counterpoint, Huawei beat Apple in number of smartphones sold and took second place in the ranking.
Experts monitoring the situation on the market in June-July of the current year and noted that the Chinese company managed to sell more smartphones than Apple, which has gained her a promotion in ranking. The first place continues to hold the South Korean Samsung.
According Counterpoint, in August, sales of smartphones Huawei was kept at a high level, and it will be no surprise if at the end of the summer Apple will not be able to regain the second position in the market.
It is noteworthy that in the ranking of the most popular smartphones in July of this year the two top positions in the iPhone 7 and the iPhone 7s from Apple. In the top ten also appeared R11 OPPO, OPPO A57, Samsung Galaxy S8, Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X, Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus, iPhone 6, Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime and Samsung Galaxy A5 2017. However, none of the smartphones Huawei, despite an increase in sales, was not among the most popular devices.
The slowdown in iPhone sales in the summer, the experts, as every year, associated with the upcoming presentation of the iPhone 8 that will take place on September 12. According to analysts, users decided to wait until the new smartphone from Apple, instead of buying last year’s model.