Apple’s iPhone market shares have been dropped in the first quarter of 2013 i.e. from the time period of January to March 2013. Apple’s market shares have fallen to 18% from 23% as compared to the same period last year whereas Samsung has captured a highest gain of 33% from 29%.
According to a strategy analytics Samsung smartphone shipment grew 56% to a record of 69.4 million units while in the case of Apple it is only 7% to 37.4 million units. It is the slowest year-to-year rate in the Apple’s smartphone sales history.