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Smartphone Shipments in 2016 Hit a Record 1.5 Billion Units

Latest research from Strategy Analytics shows that global smartphone shipments grew 3% in 2016, hitting a record 1.5 billion units. The iPhone reclaimed its No. 1 spot with 18% global smartphone marketshare in Q4 2016, while OPPO turned out to be the star performer growing 99% annually (via Business Wire). Apple shipped 78.3 million iPhones globally in Q4...

iPhone’s Global Market Share Surges to 10.9% in Q2 2015

Apple’s record third (fiscal) quarter with 47.5 million iPhones sold has, according to the latest data from Strategy Analytics, propelled its global market share to 10.9%. However, the biggest gains in this period were recorded from Huawei, which emerged as the third largest mobile phone vendor in the June quarter, the market research firm highlights....