According to research by Kantar website, Samsung took the first place in the US smartphone market and beat Apple.
Samsung ranked first in the American market. This is evidenced by the report for the last three-month period ended in may.
There’s a simple explanation: this is a strong quarter for Samsung and weak for Apple. The new flagship from the Korean company appear in the spring, while Apple — in the fall. Samsung occupies 36.2% of the market, and Apple’s 34%.
The launch of the Galaxy S8 has helped the company to regain a leading position, but the performance was less than could be expected from a completely new smartphone design. Device companies share almost all charts top 10 gadgets.