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In the first quarter of 2020, the iPhone 11 became the best-selling in the world, followed by the Galaxy A51 and Redmi Note 8


Apple's iPhone 11 in the first threeA month of difficult for smartphone manufacturers in 2020, was able to get ahead of sales of its "brother" iPhone XR and become the most popular device among buyers. In an analytical study by Omdia Research, global sales of smartphone market leaders in the first quarter of 2020 are shown.

Smartphone iPhone 11, despite the economicThe crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic was able to demonstrate excellent results and was sold in the first quarter of 2020 in the amount of 19.5 million units worldwide. Interestingly, in the past, relatively prosperous 2019, sales of the then leader of the iPhone Xr amounted to “only” 13.6 million units. This year, the iPhone Xr model was sold in the amount of 4.7 million units in three months, which guaranteed her fifth place in the world ranking table.

In second place in terms of global salesis the Galaxy A51 smartphone for the mid-budget segment from Samsung. The sales volume of the South Korean device reaches 6.8 million units. At the same time, the A51 becomes the most popular Android smartphone in the first months of 2020.


It should be noted that Samsung and Apple occupyfour positions in the top ten best-selling smartphones in the first quarter of 2020. However, only the Galaxy S20 + 5G was able to break out of the flagships of Samsung in the top ten, finding itself in ninth place with the result of 3.5 million models sold. The seventh place was taken by the budget smartphone Galaxy A10s (3.9 million units), and another inexpensive smartphone Galaxy A30s closes the top ten with 3.5 million devices sold.

The race of giants Samsung and Apple was able to interveneonly the company Redmi, a sub-brand of Xiaomi, which deservedly takes the third and fourth place with the remaining popular models Redmi Note 8 (6.6 million) and Redmi Note 8 Pro (6.1 million).

Note that the budget SE iPhone released in April, according to analysts' estimates, will be sold in the amount of 20 million units over the next three months, and will naturally become the leader in the second quarter of 2020.

Analysts from Omdia Research separately studiedsmartphone market supporting fifth-generation networks. The rating of smartphones with 5G is headed by the Galaxy S20 + 5G. The second and third place is occupied by devices from Huawei, and then Samsung smartphones are again presented: Galaxy S20 and Galaxy S20 Ultra.