Researchers from the analytical company Canalys named the most popular premium smartphones in the first quarter of 2023. Devices worth $ 500 or more (from is, from 40,500 rubles) were assigned to this category.
Analysts noted a decrease in smartphone shipments by 13.3% compared to the same period last year. At the same time, sales of premium devices, on the contrary, increased by 4.7%. This category accounted for more than a third of smartphones sold in the first three months of 2023.
Here's what the top 15 smartphones for $500 and more look like:
The list is dominated by Apple and Samsung devices — in the top 7 and 6 smartphones of these brands, respectively (although the graph shows that iPhones are sold much more actively). But the Chinese are lagging behind: only Xiaomi and Huawei got into the rating one by one.