8 of the top 10 best-selling phones in 2022 were iPhones
The Apple iPhones continued to be among the most popular smartphones in the world last year.
According to Counterpoint Research’s Global Monthly Handset Model Sales Tracker, Apple is the first brand to secure 8 spots in its list of top 10 best-selling phones.
The Apple iPhone 13 was the best-selling phone in 2022, which contributed 28% of all iPhone sales last year. In addition, the iPhone 13 was the best-selling phone each month since its launch in September 2021 till August 2022. It also sold two times more than the iPhone 13 Pro Max, the second best-selling phone in 2022.
The iPhone 14 Pro Max clinched a record for itself; it was the first time a Pro Max model sold more than the Pro and standard models in 2022. Due to the strong sales in September, October and November 2022, the iPhone 14 Pro Max was the third best-selling phone.
The iPhone 13 Pro, iPhone 12, iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone SE 2022 secured the 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, and 9th spot respectively. The only other two non-iPhone models on the list were the Samsung Galaxy A13 (4th) and Samsung Galaxy A03 (10th).
In 2021, 7 of the top 10 best-selling phones were the Apple iPhones. The top five phone models for 2021 were iPhones! The iPhone 12 was the best-selling model, followed by the iPhone 12 Pro Max, iPhone 13, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 11.
Source: Counterpoint Research