The favoritism for Apple remains intact. Again, the company with the bitten apple returned to be the leader among consumer preferences in December. According to a report shared by Flurry Analytics, 8 of every cell phone activated in the United States during December were iPhone.
iPhone 12 mini and iPhone 12 Pro Max in the Apple Store
The data makes clear the preference for Apple in the United States, despite a year where income was affected by the health emergency. Still, iPhones dominated the market. Samsung can get into second place on the list, clearly, by a wide margin.
The iPhone 11 and iPhone 12 were the best sellers in December
While overall there was a lower phone unit sales decline than in 2019, down 23%, Apple dominated the entire month of December with the iPhone accounting for 7 of the top 10 activated smartphones in the US. . The iPhone 11 was ranked number one, followed by the iPhone 12 Pro Max and the iPhone 12.
The best-selling mobiles in the US in December
in December 2020
While the iPhone 11 was the favorite, perhaps for its price, the iPhone 12 Pro Max and iPhone 12 that took places two and three were a testament that many “Apple loyalists want the most advanced smartphone Apple has to offer. offer”. The report also takes into account the low interest in the iPhone 12 mini, corroborating similar data previously shared.
IPhones dominated the US market in December
With the iPhone claiming the majority of the best-selling smartphones, it almost took half of the total at 46%. Samsung ranked second with a 27% share, followed by “Others” with 17%. Interestingly, the LG Stylo was ranked number 8 ahead of Samsung’s Galaxy A11 ranking 10.
Flurry notes that while Apple dominates the US smartphone market, Samsung remains the most popular manufacturer globally.