The smartphone market grew by 25.5 percent. It was revealed how many phones were sold in the first quarter of 2021. Let’s take a look at the details …
Sales continue to boom nowadays as well-known smartphone manufacturers such as Samsung, Xiaomi, Apple and OPPO continue to introduce different flagships to the market. While it is not surprising to the news that the Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has rolled over 200 million sales with the Redmi series, the competition in the market continues to increase day by day. In the first quarter of 2021, while very nice phones continued to be sold at very high prices both in our country and in the world, it was also revealed how many phones were sold in the early hours of the morning in the first quarter of 2021.
Nowadays, when brand new smartphones continue to be announced, the interest in phones in the market continues to increase. The new details that emerged today, how many phones were sold in the first quarter and the amount of growth in the market became clear once again.
346 Million Smartphones Sold in the First Quarter of 2021
According to the phone data published in International Data Corporation, IDC, a total of 345.5 million smartphones were sold in the first quarter of 2021. It was observed that the phone market globally grew by 25.5 percent compared to the previous year, with data not including China and Japan. South Korean technology giant Samsung was at the top of the sales charts, followed by its closest competitor Apple. Two Chinese phone manufacturers, Xiaomi and OPPO, took the third and fourth place on the list, followed by Vivo. Increasing their market share in the last quarter, Xiaomi, OPPO and Vivo reached an important position worldwide. If it goes on like this, the phone market will continue to grow more and more each year.