The most popular Android phone in North America might be unexpected

Galaxy S22 Ultra with S Pen

Joe Hindy / Android Authority


  • Samsung’s Galaxy S22 Extremely was reportedly the most popular Android phone in North America in Q2.
  • It was listed simply forward of the Moto G Energy 2022 and Galaxy A13.
  • Apple dominated the checklist, with iPhones overlaying the highest 5.

North America is without doubt one of the few areas the place Apple completely dominates, so it’s no shock to see iPhones reportedly accounting for the highest 5 most popular smartphones throughout Q2 2022.

A Canalys market share report discovered that the usual iPhone 13 was a runaway chief in the area, adopted by the iPhone SE 2022, iPhone 13 Professional Max, iPhone 13 Professional, and iPhone 12. However what about Android units?

Nicely, the Samsung Galaxy S22 Extremely was sixth on the checklist, making it the most popular Android phone in phrases of shipments in Q2 2022. It was solely simply forward of the Moto G Energy 2022, Samsung Galaxy A13, iPhone 13 Mini, and Samsung Galaxy S22. Sure, we’ve obtained two Samsung flagships in the highest 10. Take a look at the rundown under.

Canalys Q2 2022 North American models

In any other case, the Q2 2022 report additionally discovered that iPhones accounted for 52% of shipments throughout the quarter (up 3%), with Samsung in second place with 26% (up 4%), and Motorola in third place with 9% (up 1%). Rounding out the highest 5 have been TCL (5% share) and Google (2%).

Canalys Q2 2022 North America

Curiously, Google noticed the most progress at 230% year-on-year. In fact, the corporate had a tiny share of the market to start with, at 1% or 200,000 items shipped a yr in the past. Google shipped 800,000 items in Q2 2022, nonetheless only a fraction of the thousands and thousands bought by Apple and Samsung. Nevertheless it means that the aggressive technique with the Pixel 6 sequence is paying off.

It’s additionally price noting that OnePlus is as soon as once more lacking from the highest 5. This does make you surprise what number of items they shipped in the quarter when you think about that Google made the highest 5 however nonetheless bought lower than one million items.