The ranking of the best-selling phones of 2021.

In the fight for the podium of the top-of-the-range teams, Apple has practically no rivals. Inside the top five of the best-selling cell phones of the year, four are iPhone and the rest is a mid-range Samsung.

The latest market data from IDC highlights the overwhelming success of devices made by Apple. During the first nine months of 2021, four of the five best-selling smartphones in the world were iPhones.

By far, the iPhone 12 was once again the most popular phone in the world for the first three months of the year, closely followed by the only Android smartphone in the ranking, which ranks second in terms of sales.

Last year, Apple has already managed to place the iPhone 11 at the top of the top mobile top sellers in the world, so the overwhelming success of the iPhone 12 this year comes as no surprise.

The ranking of the best-selling phones of 2021.

The striking thing is to see that the cheapest Android mobiles, according to the analysis of the experts, they sell better than those belonging to more premium ranges.

Therefore, one of the most curious details of the list collected by IDC is the price difference between Apple models and the second most popular phone in the world, signed by Samsung.

Meanwhile he Galaxy A12 It is a team of another category, with a 6.5 “screen, four rear cameras, 5000mAh battery and 64GB of space, which is around 31 thousand pesos, the models of the Cupertino company start at 180 thousand pesos.

The iPhone 11, dated 2019, is still a creditworthy phone two years after its launch. Not only for its A13 Bionic chip, 12 MP dual camera system, 12 MP TrueDepth front camera. the same It is priced at 187 thousand pesos.

The new generation of iPhone 12, with little effort in its design, included the improvement in the cameras. The iPhone 12, 12 mini, 12 Pro and 12 Pro Max, barely broke with the curved design of the iPhone 11 and 11 Pro to move to a more industrial look, similar to that of the iPad Pro.

iPhone 13, out of stock

The component crisis, which is affecting many industries this year, is making it difficult to correctly distribute some highly anticipated products.

One of these these is the new iPhone 13, launched last September. Some markets will have to wait a while, since the main electronic product distributors they are not having enough stock to supply their demand.

iPhone 13 Pro and Pro Max are low in stock.

iPhone 13 Pro and Pro Max are low in stock.

Apple itself, through its director Tim Cook, warned last April that the chip crisis would affect its iPad and Mac supply chains.

As anticipated by ‘Nikkei Asia’, which cites sources close to the company, iPad production is down 50% from original plans from Apple for the past two months. The same sources assure that the components destined to the older iPhone will also be transferred to the new model.

During these months the company has maintained a good production rhythm thanks to the reserve of components it already had, but this autumn it has been forced to lower expectations with the manufacture of the iPhone 13: terminal forecasts have been seen reduced from 90 to 80 million.

The shortage of components for processors is especially affecting the iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max models.


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