According to the latest research report released by Strategy Analytics, in terms of revenue, Samsung Galaxy S20 + 5G is the world’s best-selling 5G smartphone model in the first half of 2020. Apple iPhone 12 is expected to win the crown in the second half of 2020.
Ken Hyers, Director of Strategy Analytics, said: “Global 5G smartphone revenue reached a record US$34 billion in the first half of 2020. Although the new crown epidemic has hit the market, the 5G smartphone market has soared to a record high. 5G continues to promote The growth of the smartphone market led by Samsung and Huawei.”
Juha Winter, deputy director of Strategy Analytics, added: “In the first half of 2020, in terms of revenue, Samsung accounted for three of the top 5 best-selling models in the 5G smartphone segment; Samsung Galaxy S20 + 5G is the world’s best-selling. 5G smartphone models (by revenue) and accounted for 9% of the total revenue of 5G smartphones. S20 + 5G is one of the world’s first best-selling 5G models and is popular in Western Europe, South Korea, North America and other regions Samsung’s highest-end S20 Ultra 5G ranks second, and Samsung S20 5G ranks third. Samsung is making money from 5G mobile phones.”
Chart 1: Global 5G smartphone model revenue share top 5 in the first half of 2020
Ken Hyers, Director of Strategy Analytics, added: “Huawei P40 Pro 5G and Huawei Mate 30 5G are the fourth and fifth smartphone models in global sales in the first half of 2020. Huawei’s 5G smartphones are very popular in the huge Chinese market. Welcome. Looking ahead, we expect Apple iPhone 12 to surpass Huawei and Samsung in the second half of 2020. The iPhone 12 5G product portfolio will generate tens of billions of dollars in revenue during the Christmas season and just a few weeks later. Apple iPhone 12 will soon win the 5G crown.”