1. Breathtaking iPhone FOLD concept transforms from a regular smartphone into an iPad Mini  Yanko Design
  2. Apple beats Samsung in phone sales for first time since 2016  Ars Technica
  3. Apple eclipses Samsung as top smartphone vendor for the first time in four years, says Gartner  MarketWatch
  4. Apple claims global smartphone market lead ahead of Samsung for first time since 2016  CNBC
  5. The iPhone just had a huge quarter  CNN
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Breathtaking iPhone FOLD concept transforms from a regular smartphone into an iPad Mini | Yanko Design

Apple sold almost 80 million phones in Q4 2020.Apple sold almost 80 million phones in Q4 2020.

Apple beats Samsung in phone sales for first time since 2016 | Ars Technica

Apple sold almost 80 million phones in Q4 2020.Apple sold almost 80 million phones in Q4 2020.

Apple beats Samsung in phone sales for first time since 2016 | Ars Technica

The tech giant shipped nearly 80 million units in the quarter, surpassing all other smartphone makers, including Samsung.The tech giant shipped nearly 80 million units in the quarter, surpassing all other smartphone makers, including Samsung.

The introduction of Apple Inc.'s iPhone 12 family helped the smartphone giant overtake Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. as the top smartphone vendor in the...The introduction of Apple Inc.'s iPhone 12 family helped the smartphone giant overtake Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. as the top smartphone vendor in the...

Apple eclipses Samsung as top smartphone vendor for the first time in four years, says Gartner - MarketWatch

Apple's iPhone 12 Outsold Samsung for the First Time in Five Years: Shipping 80 million units in Q4 of 2020.Shipping 80 million units in Q4 of 2020.

Apple iPhone 12 Outsells Samsung in 2020 Fourth Quarter | HYPEBEAST

Apple's iPhone 12 Outsold Samsung for the First Time in Five Years: Shipping 80 million units in Q4 of 2020.Shipping 80 million units in Q4 of 2020.

Apple iPhone 12 Outsells Samsung in 2020 Fourth Quarter | HYPEBEAST

A second report says Apple sold over 80 million iPhones in Q4 of 2020 to overtake Samsung as the world's biggest smartphone seller for the first time since 2016.A second report says Apple sold over 80 million iPhones in Q4 of 2020 to overtake Samsung as the world's biggest smartphone seller for the first time since 2016.

Apple overtakes Samsung as world's biggest smartphone seller | iMore

Apple claimed the top spot in phone market share during Q4 2020 — it ousted rivals like Samsung and Huawei for the first time in years.It's the first time Apple has claimed the crown in years.

Apple, not Samsung, was the top-selling smartphone brand in late 2020 - Android Authority

Apple sold more phones than Samsung in the fourth quarter of 2020, says market research firm Gartner. This is the first time that Apple has sold more phones than Samsung in a single quarter since 2016, which is when the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus came out.Apple sold more phones than Samsung in the fourth quarter of 2020, says market research firm Gartner. This is the first time that Apple has sold more phones than Samsung in a single quarter since 2…

Apple sold more phones than Samsung for the first time since 2016 – BGR

Apple overtook Samsung to become the largest smartphone vendor worldwide in the fourth quarter of 2020, a feat not achieved by Apple since 2016,...Apple overtook Samsung to become the largest smartphone vendor worldwide in the fourth quarter of 2020, a feat not achieved by Apple since 2016,...

Apple Surpassed Samsung as World's Largest Smartphone Maker in Fourth Quarter - MacRumors

The popularity of the iPhone 12 meant Apple overtook Samsung in smartphone sales in the final quarter of last year, the first time ...The popularity of the iPhone 12 meant Apple overtook Samsung in smartphone sales in the final quarter of last year, the first time ...

Apple overtook Samsung in phone sales for 1st time in 4 years - 9to5Mac

High-quality images of the Samsung Galaxy A82 dual slider smartphone. Samsung has filed a patent with the trademark office.High-quality images of the Samsung Galaxy A82 dual slider smartphone. Samsung has filed a patent with the trademark office.

High-quality images of the Samsung Galaxy A82 dual slider smartphone

Samsung Display is apparently working on developing foldable OLED display panels for various companies. These panels will feature an in-folding design and will be shipped to Oppo, Xiaomi, and Google. According to TheElec report, smartphones from these aforementioned brands will be launching later this year. The report claims that the OLED panel for Oppo features …

Samsung is working on foldable OLED displays for Google, Xiaomi and Oppo: Report - Gizmochina

The momentum in the wake of the iPhone 12 launch has given Apple Inc (NASDAQ: AAPL) the lead in smartphone market share and shipment volume in the fourth quarter. Overall Smartphone Market Slips: Global sales of smartphones fell 5.4% year-over-year in the fourth quarter, according to a new report released by Gartner Inc (NYSE: IT). For the full year 2020, shipments were down a steeper 12.5%. The slower rate of decline the fourth quarter relative to the full year was attributed to sales of more 5G smartphones and lower-to-mid tier smartphone sales. "Even as consumers remained cautious in their spending and held off on some discretionary purchases, 5G smartphones and pro-camera features encouraged some end users to purchase new smartphones or upgrade their current smartphones in the quarter," Anshul Gupta, senior research director at Gartner, said in a statement. Related Link: 10 Things Apple Investors May Wish For In 2021 iPhone 12 Boosts Apple: Apple led the pack of smartphone vendors, wresting first place from South Korea's Samsung. Apple sold about 79,942.7 units in the fourth quarter, up 14.9% year-over-year, giving it a market share of 20.8% compared to 17.1% one year ago. In the third quarter, Apple was the fourth-place vendor, behind Samsung, Huawei and Xiaomi. In comparison, Samsung sold 62,1170 units in the fourth quarter, down 11.8% year-over-year. The company's market share fell 1.1 points to 16.2%. Xiaomi's shipments climbed 33.9% and its market share was at 11.3%. Oppo and Huawei had a market share of 8.9% each. Oppo's shipments rose 12.9%, while Huawei's slumped 41.1%. The Smartphone Market In 2020: The full-year 2020 numbers show Samsung maintaining leadership despite seeing a 14.6% year-over-year drop in shipments. Its market share was at 18.8%. Apple, by virtue of 3% growth, had a market share of 14.8%, giving it second place in the smartphone market in 2020. Huawei slipped to third place, with its shipments falling 24.1% and market share eroding 2.1 points to 13.5%. Huawei's woes can be traced back to the ban imposed by the U.S. on chip supply. At last check, Apple shares were down 2.63% to $126.45. (Photo: Shiwa via Unsplash.) See more from BenzingaClick here for options trades from BenzingaChina EV Updates: Nio Tests New Power Swap Station, XPeng's Travel Statistics, Geely, Baidu Make Progress On JV, Xiaomi Downplays RumorsWhy Apple Will Hit A Trillion Market Cap By The End Of 2021© 2021 Benzinga.com. Benzinga does not provide investment advice. All rights reserved.The momentum in the wake of the iPhone 12 launch has given Apple Inc (NASDAQ: AAPL) the lead in smartphone market share and shipment volume in the fourth quarter. Overall Smartphone Market Slips: Global sales of smartphones fell 5.4% year-over-year in the fourth quarter, according to a new report released by Gartner Inc (NYSE: IT). For the full year 2020, shipments were down a steeper 12.5%. The slower rate of decline the fourth quarter relative to the full year was attributed to sales of more 5G smartphones and lower-to-mid tier smartphone sales. "Even as consumers remained cautious in their spending and held off on some discretionary purchases, 5G smartphones and pro-camera features encouraged some end users to purchase new smartphones or upgrade their current smartphones in the quarter," Anshul Gupta, senior research director at Gartner, said in a statement. Related Link: 10 Things Apple Investors May Wish For In 2021 iPhone 12 Boosts Apple: Apple led the pack of smartphone vendors, wresting first place from South Korea's Samsung. Apple sold about 79,942.7 units in the fourth quarter, up 14.9% year-over-year, giving it a market share of 20.8% compared to 17.1% one year ago. In the third quarter, Apple was the fourth-place vendor, behind Samsung, Huawei and Xiaomi. In comparison, Samsung sold 62,1170 units in the fourth quarter, down 11.8% year-over-year. The company's market share fell 1.1 points to 16.2%. Xiaomi's shipments climbed 33.9% and its market share was at 11.3%. Oppo and Huawei had a market share of 8.9% each. Oppo's shipments rose 12.9%, while Huawei's slumped 41.1%. The Smartphone Market In 2020: The full-year 2020 numbers show Samsung maintaining leadership despite seeing a 14.6% year-over-year drop in shipments. Its market share was at 18.8%. Apple, by virtue of 3% growth, had a market share of 14.8%, giving it second place in the smartphone market in 2020. Huawei slipped to third place, with its shipments falling 24.1% and market share eroding 2.1 points to 13.5%. Huawei's woes can be traced back to the ban imposed by the U.S. on chip supply. At last check, Apple shares were down 2.63% to $126.45. (Photo: Shiwa via Unsplash.) See more from BenzingaClick here for options trades from BenzingaChina EV Updates: Nio Tests New Power Swap Station, XPeng's Travel Statistics, Geely, Baidu Make Progress On JV, Xiaomi Downplays RumorsWhy Apple Will Hit A Trillion Market Cap By The End Of 2021© 2021 Benzinga.com. Benzinga does not provide investment advice. All rights reserved.

Apple Takes No. 1 Spot In Global Smartphone Market In Q4: Report

Apple has once again become the highest-selling smartphone producer in the world, with demand for the iPhone 12 range granting it the top spot for the fourth quarter of 2020.Apple has once again become the highest-selling smartphone producer in the world, with demand for the iPhone 12 range granting it the top spot for the fourth quarter of 2020.

Apple prospers as top smartphone seller amid industry decline | AppleInsider

A new market report from Gartner labels Huawei and Samsung as the biggest losers in the 2020 smartphone race, in that order. - SamMobileA new market report from Gartner labeled Huawei and Samsung as the biggest losers in the 2020 smartphone race, in that particular order. Both companies saw their annual growth trends reversed over the

After Huawei, Samsung is the biggest loser in 2020 smartphone sales - SamMobile

The latest iPhone family is a big hit, and tailwinds from 5G are just getting started.The latest iPhone family is a big hit, and tailwinds from 5G are just getting started.

Apple Is the Top Dog in Smartphone Sales Once Again | The Motley Fool

For the first ime since 2016, Apple sits at the top of the worldwide smartphone sales chart thanks to a very strong fourth quarter 2020 sales period with the four new iPhone 12 models.For the first ime since 2016, Apple sits at the top of the worldwide smartphone sales chart thanks to a very strong fourth quarter 2020 sales period with the four new iPhone 12 models.

Apple beats Samsung in smartphone sales for first time in five years | ZDNet

Smartphone makers sold 1.32 billion handsets in 2020, a decline of 9.6 percent when compared to the 1.46 billion units sold in 2019.

Smartphone Sales Fell Almost 10 Percent in 2020 - Thurrott.com

As LG Display is tapped as a supplier of foldable iPhone panels, take a peek at what the handset might look likeAs LG Display is tapped as a supplier of foldable iPhone panels, take a peek at what the handset might look like

First foldable Apple iPhone looks drastically different in stunning new video | T3

Thanks to nearly 80 million shipments, the iPhone had one of its best quarters in history.Thanks to nearly 80 million shipments, the iPhone had one of its best quarters in history.

iPhone 12 shipments put Apple ahead of Samsung for the first time since 2016 | Engadget

Market research firm Gartner in its latest report said Apple sold 79.9 million iPhones during the final three months of 2020, an increase of 14.9 percent compared...Market research firm Gartner in its latest report said Apple sold 79.9 million iPhones during the final three months of 2020, an increase of 14.9 percent compared...

Apple sold 80 million iPhones in Q4 to become top smartphone vendor for the first time since 2016

According to Gartner, the global smartphone sales declined 12.5-percent year-on-year in 2020.According to Gartner, the global smartphone sales declined 12.5-percent year-on-year in 2020.

Worldwide Smartphone Sales Declined 13% In 2020: Gartner

New report suggests Apple may replace iPad mini with larger iPhone - comments

Data from research firm Gartner also shows that Apple surpassed Huawei to become the world's second-largest smartphone seller during 2020.Data from research firm Gartner also shows that Apple surpassed Huawei to become the world's second-largest smartphone seller during 2020.

iPhone 12 series helped Apple dethrone Samsung in Q4 2020 - PhoneArena

Smartphone sales decline in Q4 despite iPhone 12 and 5G success.Apple and Xiaomi enjoy significant growth

Apple is the world's biggest smartphone maker again | TechRadar

If the rumors are to be believed, Apple could be developing a foldable iPhone of its own, but the question is what would such a device look like?...

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Apple surpassed Samsung to become the top smartphone vendor in the fourth quarter of 2020.  Apple surpassed Samsung to become the top smartphone vendor in the fourth quarter of 2020.  

Global smartphone sales declined by 5.4% in Q4 2020: Gartner

Apple might be undecided on the foldable iPhone launch, likely because it doesn’t want to go through with an unveiling that will be unsuccessfulApple might be undecided on the foldable iPhone launch, likely because it doesn’t want to go through with an unveiling that will be unsuccessful

Foldable iPhone Launch Reportedly Undecided by Apple, With No Indications That It Will Arrive in 2023

New rumors suggest that Apple has tapped Chinese manufacturer BOE to make displays for the iPhone 13, likely along with Samsung and LG.Manufacturer BOE failed to impress when it tried to make iPhone 12 displays

iPhone 13 report reveals new details about its displays | Tom's Guide

According to a report by Gartner, Apple has emerged as the biggest smartphone brand in the world.According to a report by Gartner, Apple has emerged as the biggest smartphone brand in the world.

iPhone 12 series helps Apple beat Samsung - Mobiles News | Gadgets Now

Strong sales of iPhone 12 models lifted Apple to the top of the global smartphone market in the fourth quarter, a survey showed Monday.Strong sales of iPhone 12 models lifted Apple to the top of the global smartphone market in the fourth quarter, a survey showed Monday.

Apple leaps to top of smartphone market thanks to iPhone sales | Fin24

After four whole long years, Apple has now beaten Samsung and has emerged as the top smartphone vendor.  And this has happened despite there being a slump in the smartphone market. Read on to find out how this happened, right here! Apple Defeats Samsung To Become Top Smartphone Brand In 2020: Gartner Report A new […]

Apple Beats Samsung To Become World's Biggest Smartphone Brand; iPhone 12 Sales Continue To Soar

Apple Beats Samsung To Become World's Biggest Smartphone Brand; iPhone 12 Sales Continue To Soar…After four whole long years, Apple has now beaten Samsung and has emerged as the top smartphone vendor.  And this has happened despite there being a slump in the smartphone market. Read on to find out how this happened, right here! Apple Defeats Samsung To Become Top Smartphone Brand In 2020: Gartner Report A new […]

Apple Beats Samsung To Become World's Biggest Smartphone Brand; iPhone 12 Sales Continue To Soar

Apple surpassed Samsung to be the top smartphone vendor in Q4. The company also overtook Huawei to take the No. 2 spot in the full year 2020 results.Apple surpassed Samsung to be the top smartphone vendor in Q4. The company also overtook Huawei to take the No. 2 spot in the full year 2020 results.

Gartner: Apple dethrones Samsung to become the top smartphone maker in Q4 2020 | SoyaCincau.com

Despite a slump in the overall smartphone market, Apple managed to sell more iPhones than ever in the final quarter of 2020. Despite a slump in the overall smartphone market, Apple managed to sell more iPhones than ever in the final quarter of 2020.

Apple surpasses Samsung to become top smartphone player for the first time in four years | Technology News,The Indian Express

Smartphones sales worldwide declined 5.4 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2020 which marks an improvement in the market compared to the sales slump i..Smartphones sales worldwide declined 5.4 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2020 which marks an improvement in the market compared to the sales slump i..

apple: Worldwide smartphone sales down 5% in Q4: Gartner, Telecom News, ET Telecom

According to Gartner, Apple became the top smartphone player in the fourth quarter of 2020.According to Gartner, Apple became the top smartphone player in the fourth quarter of 2020.

Apple sold more phones than Samsung in a single quarter for the first time since 2016 - Technology News

Apple shipped more smartphones in the fourth quarter of 2020 than any other company, including its rival Samsung. Tech NewsFor the first time since 2016, Apple has topped Samsung on the worldwide smartphone sales chart.

Apple regains global smartphone lead for the first time in 5 years, ahead of Samsung | Nairametrics

Strong sales of iPhone 12 models lifted Apple to the top of the global smartphone market in the fourth quarter, a Gartner survey showed.Apple captured 20.8 percent of the market to take the top spot for the first time since the fourth quarter of 2016.

Apple Rides iPhone 12 Sales to Become Top Smartphone Vendor in Q4 2020, Samsung Ranks Second: Gartner | Technology News

Apple has regained its standing as the world’s bestselling smartphone maker for the first time in four years.With almost 80 million iPhones sold in the last three months of 2020, Apple clinched firstApple has regained its standing as the world’s bestselling smartphone maker for the first time in four years.With almost 80 million iPhones sold in the last three months of 2020, Apple clinched first

A new report by Gartner suggests that Apple managed to overtake Samsung in the number of units sold in Q4 2020. However, Samsung still had the lead when looking at 2020 as a whole.A new report by Gartner suggests that Apple managed to overtake Samsung in the number of units sold in Q4 2020. However, Samsung still had the lead when looking at 2020 as a whole.

Apple overtakes Samsung in Q4 2020 for the first time since 2016: Report | Digit

The last time Apple held this prestigious title was in the fourth quarter of 2016The last time Apple held this prestigious title was in the fourth quarter of 2016

The sales of more 5G smartphones and lower-to-mid-tier smartphones minimized the market decline in the fourth quarter of 2020 even as consumers remained cautious in their spending and held off on some discretionary purchasesThe sales of more 5G smartphones and lower-to-mid-tier smartphones minimized the market decline in the fourth quarter of 2020 even as consumers remained cautious in their spending and held off on some discretionary purchases

Smartphone sales drop 12.5% in 2020 worldwide