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Apple's iPhone 6s named top-selling smartphone in 2016

Thursday 23 March 2017 | 11:45 CET | News
Apple's iPhone 6s, the company's 2015 flagship, ended up outselling all other smartphones including the iPhone 7 and Samsung's Galaxy S7 models to become the most popular handset of 2016, according to data from IHS Markit. The comparison of 350 different smartphone models revealed that the iPhone 6s and iPhone 7 both sold in excess of 50 million units, well ahead of the iPhone 7 Plus and iPhone 6 Plus at just over 25 million. Samsung devices accounted for five of the top ten best-selling smartphones in 2016, with the Galaxy S7 Edge and S7 ranking fifth and ninth, respectively.

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