Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Strategy Analytics: Apple captured 30% of smartphone marketshare in Q3 2017, Samsung took 25%, LG 17%, ZTE 12% and Motorola returned to top 5 with 5%
North America smartphone shipments dipped -2% annually in Q3 2017. Apple held top spot, but its volumes softened due to increased competition. Meanwhile, ZTE and Motorola performed well in the quarter as they expanded their distribution channels. This report contains quarterly smartphone shipments and marketshare for the top 20 vendors and top 5 operating systems in the United States and Canada for Q3 2017. The report also contains historical data for North America from 2007 to Q3 2017.