Samsung dominated smartphone sales in South Korea for Q4 2019

Michail, 25 February 2020

Samsung once again dominated smartphone shipments in i South Korea during the October-December 2019 period. A report from The Korea Herald citing data from Counterpoint Research suggests that Samsung managed a 57% market share which is down by 14 percentage points from the Q3 2019 values. Despite the decline, 7 out of the top 10 best-selling phones were Samsung-made with the Galaxy Note10+ 5G topping the list followed by the iPhone 11 and Galaxy Note10 5G.

Samsung tops smartphone sales in South Korea for Q4 2019

Apple came in at second place with its 28% share of the market after a 17pp growth from the previous quarter, fueled by strong sales of the iPhone 11 series. LG completed the top-three podium with its 15% market share. As a whole, the Korean market grew by 1.6% compared to Q3 2019.

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Reader comments

  • Anonymous
  • 27 Feb 2020
  • M2f

In other news, the sky is blue.


  • Anonymous
  • 26 Feb 2020
  • Yij

I think the day Samsung no longer dominates in their home market would make a more compelling story.

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