Samsung Galaxy S8 is the world’s best selling Android phone in Q2 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 is the world’s best selling Android phone in Q2 2017

Samsung retained its world’s largest smartphone vendor title in 2017. Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ is a huge success in contributing huge figure to the company.

The latest data from Strategy Analytics shows that the Galaxy S8 was the best-selling Android smartphone in the world for the past quarter. Both models shipped 19 million units globally.

With an estimate of 10.2 million by Galaxy S8 and 9 million by the Galaxy S8+, these figures make Samsung’s 2017 flagship the world’s most popular Android smartphone.

While iPhone 7 retained the world’s most popular smartphone overall as it’s estimated to have shipped 16.9 million units (5 percent of market share). Other than Apple and Samsung, Xiaomi was the only other Android smartphone vendor that made the list.

Redmi 4A shipped 5.5 million units globally in Q2 2017 and took the third spot on the list of most popular Android smartphones in the previous quarter.

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