Flurry said about 44% of new phones were activated during the holiday season for the iPhone and about 21% for Samsung. Although the iPhone is still the best choice for Christmas gifts, but Samsung’s is also gradually increased, up 1% over last year.
The other activation phone per below picture: Huawei 3%, LG, Amazon, Oppo, Xiaomi and Motorola were 2%. Apple and Samsung and other manufacturers still have a huge gap between both of them and others in the global smartphone market.
Flurry said that Apple’s iPhone 7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 and other medium-sized mobile phone is still the most popular models, but its proportion has dropped from 54% in 2015 to 45% in this year.
Apple iPhone 7 Plus and other tablets are continue take the market share from medium-sized mobile phone. In the Christmas holidays, the activation of Phablets accounted for from last year’s 27% growth to 37% this year. Tablet market is not much changed from last year, the big size can maintain the market share at 9% and smaller size is a bit dropped from 9% to 8%.