Apple iPhone ranks among the most desired smartphones on the market. The Cupertino company is selling hundreds of millions of iPhone units each year, helping it retain its market ground. Apple’s latest iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus have received mostly positive reviews, with most tech experts praising a stunning design and compelling features.
Apple has not disclosed how many iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus units have been sold so far since the launch day. However, some recent reports have given us insight into the iPhone sales performance on the market.
According to the latest report, Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus were the most popular smartphones in the second quarter of the year, surpassing Samsung’s recently-launched Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. The report claims that iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus shipments hit more than 30 million units sold during the three-month period ending in June.
Apple shipped over 16 million iPhone 7 units, while the iPhone 7 Plus shipments reached 15.1 million units sold. According to tech experts, the secret behind Apple’s great success in Q2/2017 lies in a wide availability of the new pair at retailers worldwide.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus have seen a steady growth in sales since launching in April 2017. In the three-month period that ended in June, the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus shipments hit over 19 million units. Specifically, the Galaxy S8 reached 10.2 million units sold, while its sibling hit 9 million units.
According to tech experts, the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus have gained their popularity among users worldwide, mainly thanks to their stunning design, high-end specs, infinity display, and compelling features.
In the previous quarter of the year, the Cupertino company shipped more than 40 million iPhone units due to strong sales of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.
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