By Damilola Faustino
There are uncountable number of phones in the world right now, all fighting through the market for your love and choice. Check out the highest selling smartphones in the world according to Research firm Strategy Analytics Smartphone Model Tracker (SMT) which claims to keep a track of smartphone sales.
Apple iPhone 7
Topping the list is Apple’s latest flagship smartphone -iPhone 7. The smartphone is the world’s most shipped smartphone during the first quarter of 2017. Some 21.5 million units of Apple iPhone 7 shipped worldwide in Q1 2017, capturing 6 percent global market share.
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
At No. 2 position is another Apple flagship — iPhone 7 Plus, the big-screen variant of iPhone 7. Apple is reported to have shipped 17.4 million units of iPhone 7 Plus. The smartphone enjoys 5% market share worldwide in Q1 2017.
At No. 3 position is Oppo R9s. The smartphone, which is still to make its India debut, launched in China in October 2016. Oppo shipped 8.9 million units of the smartphone and it held 2.5% global market share during the first quarter of 2017.
Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016)
The fourth most-popular smartphone in the world is Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) with 6.1 million units and 1.7% global market share.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)
The fifth position is occupied by another Samsung smartphone, Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016). The South Korean giant shipped 5 millions units of the smartphone and held 1.4% global market share during the period.