1Q18 Smartphone Models Performance

These two pages use the data from Canalys’ 1Q18 smartphone models shipment. The numbers are presented in terms of the market share of the corresponding region. Currency exchange rate of different regions plays a vital factor in the price segment categorization. Thus, the numbers here might be different from others, and here just for reference.

  • In 1Q18, Apple’s 3 new iPhone (X and 8 series) are ranked at top 3 in the global smartphone market, owning 11% market share. Apple iPhone leads the mature markets (NA and WE). On the other hand, Samsung Galaxy J series leads the remainder markets, except for Asia markets. Xiaomi Redmi 5A is the top 1 in APAC market, driven by the Indian market.
  • Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone X (not surprisingly) lead the premium segment ($600>), while Samsung Galaxy J series is dominant in the low-end segment ($100<$300). Xiaomi Redmi 5A is popular at the entry segment (<$100). OPPO and vivo are the kings at the mid-range segment ($300<$500) with its R and X series.

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