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Apple becomes top smartphone vendor in Q4 - Gartner

Monday 22 February 2021 | 11:11 CET | News
Apple sold the most smartphones in the fourth quarter, for the first time since the same quarter of 2016, according to the latest study from Gartner. For the full year, the company passed Huawei to take second place after Samsung. Smartphone sales fell in Q4, by 5.4 percent year-on-year to 384.6 million, For 2020, they decreased 12.5 percent to 1.347 billion. Declines in Q4 were tempered by the sale of more 5G smartphones and lower-to-mid-tier smartphones, even as people remained cautious about spending amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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