Phone > Phones

IPhone X Responsible for 35% of Total Worldwide Phone Profits in Q4 2017

7 monthes ago   |   By Mac Rumors

The iPhone X accounted for 35 percent of total worldwide handset profits in the fourth quarter of 2017, according to new estimates shared this morning by Counterpoint Research .
The device generated 5x more profit than the combined profit of more than 600 Android OEMs during the quarter, despite the fact that it was only available for purchase during the final two months of the year and in spite of reports pointing towards lackluster sales of the device.
Other Apple iPhones, including the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7, and iPhone 7 Plus accounted for a second large chunk of global...
Read more ...

 

Apple iPhone X contributed 35% of the smartphone industry's global Q4 profits

Apple iPhone X contributed 35% of the smartphone industry's global Q4 profits

7 monthes ago   |   By Phone Arena

According to data from Counterpoint Research that was shared on cable business channel CNBC, Apple bucked the trend by reporting a 1% gain in calendar fourth quarter profits from global smartphones sales, year-over-year. The entire industry reported a 1% decline for the same time period. And the one handset that was responsible for the majority of industry profits during the period was the Apple iPhone X.
The tenth-anniversary iPhone, priced at $999 and up, accounted for 35% of smartphone profits even though the phone was available for only two months of the calendar fourth quarter...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Phones      Phone      IPhone      One      Android      Devices      Apple      Device      IPhone X      Smartphones      Business      Industry      Smartphone      News  


Poll results: turns out a hole-in-the-display is not that bad

Poll results: turns out a hole-in-the-display is not that bad

Yesterday, Samsung launched the Galaxy A8s in China. A phone, which very likely gives us hints of what's to come with the next flagship - the Galaxy S10. And what's that? Well... Read more ...

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 launched

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 launched

Asus has added a new smartphone to its line up, the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 and the handset will retail for $180. The Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 has launched in India today and it... Read more ...

TSMC and Foxconn revenue suggests reports of weak iPhone XR sales were...

TSMC and Foxconn revenue suggests reports of weak iPhone XR sales were greatly exaggerated

There have been numerous signs pointing to underwhelming iPhone XR sales lately, from unusually aggressive marketing ploys highlighting big trade-in discounts to various... Read more ...

Egypt gives Apple 60 days to resolve ‘unfair restrictions' from marked up...

Egypt gives Apple 60 days to resolve ‘unfair restrictions' from marked up iPhone prices

Just 24 hours ago, a Chinese judge granted an injunction against Apple. Now, the Egyptian government is playing hardball with the tech giant as well, stating that Apple has... Read more ...

Google Maps' personalized ‘For You' feature is now rolling out on iOS

Google Maps' personalized ‘For You' feature is now rolling out on iOS

Google is increasingly trying to transform Google Maps into an application that can be used for more than navigation purposes, with a significant emphasis on being more social... Read more ...

Google Fit gets a major update with new homescreen widgets

Google Fit gets a major update with new homescreen widgets

Google Fit has received a major overhaul - just in time for tracking the excesses of the festive period. According to Android Central , the app now shows your daily progress... Read more ...

Facebook seeks patents for tech that predicts your every move

Facebook seeks patents for tech that predicts your every move

If you allow Facebook access to your smartphone's location settings, chances are the app already has a pretty good idea of where you are in the world at any given time. But... Read more ...

Get the unlocked Sony Xperia XZ3 on Amazon with free Sony Xperia Ear Duo

Get the unlocked Sony Xperia XZ3 on Amazon with free Sony Xperia Ear Duo

It looks like Sony will be one of the very few major smartphone vendors to continue snubbing both the notch and the rapidly emerging hole-in-display trend next year, but if... Read more ...

Time to upgrade? The Huawei P Smart and P20 Pro are both massively...

Time to upgrade? The Huawei P Smart and P20 Pro are both massively discounted this Christmas

If you're looking to bag yourself a new phone this Christmas, giffgaff has some cracking deals. Take the Huawei P Smart , serving up a healthy dose of Android, complete with... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy S9 gets another Android Pie beta update in the U.S., here is...

Samsung Galaxy S9 gets another Android Pie beta update in the U.S., here is what's new

If you own a Galaxy S9 and decided to enroll in the Samsung beta program, you should now see a new Android Pie update on your phone. If you're just waiting for the South Korean... Read more ...