The Apple vs. Samsung back and forth has now swung back into Samsung's favor once again. According to a new report, Samsung is on top of the smartphone market once again thanks to a strong Q2 in 2015. Apple had finally dethroned Samsung from the top in Q1 thanks to strong iPhone 6 sales, but Samsung came back swinging with the Galaxy S6 lineup. Samsung is still seeing strong sales of the Galaxy S5 which hasn't hurt the numbers one bit and we will see how long they can hold onto top spot. BestMobs has the full story.
According to statistics put out by Kantar Worldpanel ComTech research firm, the Apple iPhone 6 was the most popular smartphone in the US between April and May 2015 but Samsung smartphones, inspired by the new Galaxy S6, collectively beat Apple in numbers within the period.
The 2014-released Samsung Galaxy S5 was ranked second-best selling smartphone followed by the the Galaxy S6 while the phablet-sized Apple iPhone 6 Plus was placed at fifth position in the most popular order.