Canalys report on the smartphone market in the fourth quarter of 2021 – Apple regained the first position
Samsung, which surpassed Taking over from Apple, it had registered the first position in the global smartphone market, but at the end of the year, it has once again fallen to the second place; However, the number of smartphones offered by this company has become closer to Apple compared to the last quarter of 2020. In the fourth quarter of 2020, Apple and Samsung held 23% and 17% of the market, respectively, while in the final quarter of 2021, these numbers were 22% and 20%, respectively, which shows the closer competition between the two super companies. Of course, this competitive cycle is largely normal, because new iPhones are released in September or November, and Apple’s sales increase. In continuation and after absorbing this demand, the conditions will once again approach the balanced state. After these two companies, Xiaomi is with a 12% market share and Oppo and Vivo is also in a very close competition for the next place, with one percent intervals, they have taken the fourth and fifth places, respectively.