Samsung the most trusted and promising brand in the mobile industry, has no doubt gained good position globally. Besides the tough competition with other brands Samsung again grab the market. International Data Corporation (IDC) reports have clearly shown that Samsung flagships have shown a huge increased as from 11.6 percent to 337.2 million units.
Samsung Holds the Crown by Gaining Maximum Market Share
After Samsung, Apple is second one to lead the market, according to IDC report.
International Data Corporation (IDC) said about Apple:[pull_quote_center]“Apple, which briefly took the lead in the fourth quarter of 2014 with its new iPhones, saw its market share rise more than two points from a year earlier to 14.1%”[/pull_quote_center]
According to IDC, the demand of Galaxy S (Galaxy S6 and S 6 edge) series played vital role in making Samsung top brand of the industry.
Anthony Scarsella, research manager with IDC:[pull_quote_center]”The overall growth of the smartphone market was not only driven by the success of premium flagship devices from Samsung, Apple, and others, but more importantly by the abundance of affordable handsets that continue to drive shipments in many key markets,”[/pull_quote_center]
South Korea’s Samsung led the market with a 21.7% market share, even though sales curved in while it was less than 24.8% years ago.
Other companies like Huawei and the Chinese companies have also gained a good standing but have not been closed to market leader Samsung and the competitors like Apple which has increased its manufacturing rates. Now the question is that will Samsung be able to maintain its market value or the other companies will snatch the crown. Let’s wait and see what future tells about results.