Share dear Samsung smartphone for the first time dropped below the level of 30%
According to the latest figures, which were published by the research company Hana Financial Investment, the share of the expensive smartphones sold by Samsung Electronics in the first quarter amounted to 29% of the total number of mobile devices of the company.
For the first time in history, the share of expensive Samsung smartphones, including Galaxy S and Note, dropped below the level of 30%. In the second quarter of 2013, 75% of smartphones that Samsung sold, belonged to a dear segment. Then their share began to gradually decline, reaching 40% in 2015.
If we talk about the average price of smartphones that Samsung sells in 2015, it was $ 289, and last year fell to $ 232, according to Strategy Analytics. During the same period, the average iPhone selling price was up 7% to $ 645.