Last year, theiPhone 6S was the smartphone the most sold in the world according to data shared by IHS Markit. The penultimate phone ofApple outperforms its main rivals, Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge from Samsung.
The research firm reveals that the iPhone 6S has passed about 60 million copies in 2016. A figure that has not yet been confirmed by the apple brand. The iPhone 7 comes in second place, with just over 50 million units sold. The podium is closed by the iPhone 7 Plus, with more than 25 million sales.
“Apple has once again demonstrated that its new iPhones incorporate enough innovations and new features to generate sales and stay competitive in the market. The brand is also able to sell its earlier models over a longer period”Said the research firm in a press release.
Released last year, the Galaxy S7 has not even managed to stick the top three. Indeed, with less than 25 million units sold, the Samsung phone does not do better than theiPhone 6S Plus (4th best sale of 2016).