High-end smartphones continue to dominate the market, with the South Korean company Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra becoming the most popular premium Android phone in the first quarter of 2023. This was reported by Canalys analysts on: twitter.
“Shipments of high-end smartphones over $500 increased 4.7% year over year. “This goes against the overall trend in the smartphone market, which is down just over 13 percent.”
At the same time, four iPhone models from Apple topped the general list of the best smartphones – the iPhone 14 Pro Max in first place, followed by the iPhone 14 Pro, iPhone 14 and iPhone 13.
In fifth place among all models is the most popular Android smartphone in the world – Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra. Also on the list are the Galaxy S23 and S23+, the previous generation Galaxy S22 and Galaxy S21 FE. Smartphones from Chinese vendors – Xiaomi 13 and Huawei Mate 50 – also took the top spot.
Samsung also managed to sell enough foldable Galaxy Z Flip 4 smartphones to be among the top 10 high-end smartphones in Q1 sales. According to analysts, this bodes well for the future of foldable devices, as this model only went on sale a few months ago.
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