Line of smartphones Samsung Galaxy S6 after entering the market in April, are unable to surpass sales of last year’s flagship iPhone 6. It is reported by the research Agency Counterpoint Research.
For the first 20 days it was sold about 6 million units of Galaxy S6. According to calculations by research organizations, this figure is equivalent to 60% of smartphones shipped with factories. Thus, 40% of the Galaxy S6 still awaiting sale. This is atypical for new products in the early stages of implementation, according to analysts from Counterpoint Research.
When summarizing the results, analysts had estimated sales only internally in 39 countries without taking into account international deliveries. Tablets, computers, dongles, wireless devices and other gadgets in the study did not participate. All regional and minor hardware modifications were considered as one basic model.
The Galaxy S6 model is selling better than Galaxy S6 edge, although immediately after the last presentation was chained higher interest, according to Counterpoint Research. Experts note that 21% of all sales of Samsung smartphones April 2015 $ Galaxy S6, while in April 2014, the Galaxy S5 accounted for 16% of sales of the South Korean devices.
Top 10 best-selling smartphones in April as follows:
On the fifth spot behind Apple and Samsung gadgets left model Xiaomi Redmi 2 and Redmi Note took ninth place in the list, becoming a bestseller in the field of phablets. iPhone 5s seems to be in the top ten in seventh place. Rounded out the top 10 smartphone Lumia 435: he first appeared in the top-selling smartphones in the world mainly due to the growing demand for prepaid markets.