The iPhone 12, launched last year by Apple, has received good response from the market and the new report is repeating the same. A new report by Cornerpoint Research has revealed that the iPhone 12 is the best-selling in the first quarter of 2021. The smartphone has been made. The iPhone 12 series is ahead in terms of both volume and revenue. The top-4 position has been captured by iPhones in the list of best-selling smartphones.
IPhone 12 becomes best-selling smartphone
Data from the first quarter of 2021 has been shared by Counterpoint Research. In terms of volume, the iPhone 12 has become the best selling device, with five percent of total global shipments, followed by the iPhone 12 Pro Max and iPhone 12 Pro models. The iPhone 11 held the second and third positions with four and three percent shipments. The iPhone 11 launched in 2019 stood at the fourth position with two percent shipments.
The phones of Xiaomi and Samsung are also in the list
In the list of best-selling smartphones, Xiaomi Redmi 9A budget device was placed at the fifth position, followed by Redmi 9 at the sixth position and Samsung Galaxy A12 smartphones at the seventh position. The Galaxy A21s and the Samsung Galaxy A31 were also included. However, their share of shipments was much lower than Apple’s top selling device, the iPhone 12.
The most expensive iPhone model earned the most
Talking about revenue, the iPhone 12 Pro Max topped the list of the highest-grossing phone models, generating 12 percent revenue in the first quarter of 2021, followed by iPhone 12 with 11 percent and 9 percent. The iPhone 12 Pro, which brought in the revenue, was able to make the third position. The two-year-old iPhone 11 generated a three percent revenue and held the fourth position.
Flagship phones earns hugely
In terms of revenue, the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra stood at the fifth position and the iPhone 12 Mini at the sixth position. Samsung Galaxy S21 5G, Huawei Mate 40 Pro, Samsung Galaxy S21 + 5G and iPhone SE 2020 ranked seventh, eighth, ninth and tenth respectively. In the year 2020, Apple brought 5G devices for the first time, which benefited the company. Apart from this, major design changes were also done by the premium tech company with the iPhone 12 series.