Apple No Longer Top Phone Maker in the US Following Samsung Galaxy S7’s Boom
Things are going from bad to worse for Apple, and after the company revealed dropping sales for the iPhone lineup, Cupertino is now losing the leading position in the United States in a ranking of top phone manufacturers in the country.
Research conducted by Korea-based firm Counterpoint Research shows that Samsung devices accounted for a total of 28.8 percent of all phones sold in the United Sates in March, enough to make the company the leader in the country.
Apple has been the top company in these charts since April 2015, but the declining sales of the iPhone, coupled with a boom in sales experienced by the new Samsung Galaxy S7, allowed the South Korean firm to take over the leading spot.
Apple is currently on the second position with 23 percent market share while LG takes the third place with 17.1 percent. G… (read more)
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