Market share of Samsung in North America to grow despite the market decline to the lowest level in five years


The company Canalys specialized in market research today detects export statistics the latest about the status of the smartphone market in North America during the first quarter of this year, news extremely awesome. In general, the market reached to the lowest level during the past five years, with total shipments of 36.4 billion units only.

This is less by 18 percent compared with the first quarter of 2018, but not bad for all companies. Samsung has managed for example to increase its market share from 23.2 percent in the previous quarter to 29.3 percent, but due to a decline in the market, then achieve this growth with the growth in sales by only 3 percent from 10.3 million units in the first quarter of last year to 10.7 million units in the first quarter of this year.

Can be attributed to the success of the Korean company mainly to the series of its smart phones leading the new Galaxy S10 Series. In fact, the form of smartphones, three of the first 25% of the total shipments in North America during the first quarter of this year, two of them manufactured by Samsung, with the knowledge that these two phones ( Galaxy S10e and +Galaxy S10 ) account individually for 6% of the entire market, and sales of their 2 million units each. With 4.5 million units, depends iPhone the XR is the leader of the market without controversy, it represents 13 percent of total sales in this period.

Imagine Apple also gross sales successfully shipped 14.6 million smartphones, which made its market share reach 40 percent, despite the fact that its shipments had reached 17.9 million units in the first quarter of last year, while its market share reached 40.3 in the same period last year.

Solved LG ranked second in North America, this may seem a bit strange given the poor performance on the world level, whereas brand within TCL ranked fifth, and this is what it looks surprising too. For the fourth, which was acquired by Lenovo, they are based mainly on the probably on Motorola’s sales in the region to admit this brand in this region.

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