The analytical company Counterpoint Research published the results of research on the results of the first quarter of 2018 the smartphone market belonging to the higher price categories — from $ 400.
In this segment there was a noticeable decline for the quarter was sold for 8% less than in the same period a year ago. The leader of the market for premium smartphones is an American Apple, she has a share of 47%. However, it is experiencing a downturn greater than the total decline in sales, its shipments fell by 20%.
In second place is Samsung with a share of 25% in the third — Huawei with 16%, the fourth and fifth — OnePlus and Google with 2% each.
North America remains the largest consumer of smartphones — the share of this region accounts for 30% of all sales. China is in second place with 26%.
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