The newest Counterpoint Research international smartphone shipments report for Q1 2021 is out and it claims that smartphone shipments income crossed the $100 billion mark for the primary time for a March-ending quarter to achieve $113 billion. The complete international shipments grew 20 p.c YoY, reaching 354 million items. Apple led the income section with 42 p.c international smartphone OEM income share. In shipments, Samsung continued to steer with 21.7 p.c international smartphone OEM shipments share. Samsung shipments reached 76.8 million items in Q1 2021.
Apple iPhone’s lively put in base reached a brand new excessive this quarter, Counterpoint reports. The sturdy efficiency of the iPhone 12 collection helped Apple to clock record first-quarter revenue with 42 p.c in international income share. iPhone income grew in double digits throughout all its geographic segments. While Apple’s income was the best in the worldwide smartphone market, its cargo share stood at 16.8 p.c.
Samsung led the worldwide smartphone shipments market with 21.7 p.c market share. It got here in the second spot in the income share section with 17.5 p.c stake, in line with Counterpoint. Samsung’s development, each in phrases of income and shipments, is primarily attributed to the success of its newest Galaxy S21 collection. Samsung’s mid-end Galaxy A-series was one other main driver together with the area of interest foldable smartphone section.
Counterpoint says Xiaomi recorded smartphone shipments of 48.5 million, majorly pushed by markets like China, India, Spain, Italy, Russia and Indonesia. Xiaomi raked in 13.7 p.c of the worldwide smartphone shipments market share, coming in the third place behind Samsung and Apple. In the worldwide smartphone OEM income share section, Xiaomi comes in the fifth place with 7.6 p.c stake.
Oppo shipped 38 million items globally, rising at a staggering 70 p.c YoY. In the Counterpoint international smartphone shipments graph, Oppo sits on the fourth place with 10.7 p.c market share. Vivo‘s shipments grew by 64 p.c YoY to achieve its highest ever, 35.5 million items, in Q1 2021 pushed by development in China, the place it has reached management place through the quarter. Vivo comes in fifth with 10 p.c international smartphone shipments market share.