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The Race to the Top

In their race to capture a bigger slice of the pie, big names in the smartphone...

The Race to The Top      In their race to capture a bigger slice of the pie, big names in the smartphone industry such as Apple and Samsung have constantly found themselves at war with each other. Meanwhile, a third name that is growing in popularity, Huawei is too striving to be secure a decent share. Up to the third quarter of 2019, research from Strategy Analytics revealed that the Apple’s iPhone is faced with some roadblocks. Samsung maintained its top place with 21% of the smartphone market share, followed closely behind by Huawei at 18% and finally Apple coming in third place with 12% of market share. Sales in iPhone slid by 12% to $26 billion in the third quarter of 2019. Yet, Apple's CEO remained generous in his compliments towards the firm, citing concrete enhancements in its iPhones over the years. Yet, in its latest iPhone line, users were quick to note that there were limited points of differentiation within its range featuring XR, XS and XS Max. As such, expectations fall on the big brands as the industry grapples to arrive at breakthroughs capable of providing consumers with a wow factor. Qualcomm, on Wednesday announced that its brand-new top-tier chip for 2020 namely Snapdragon 865 will be made available to Android phone makers. More specifically, the 865

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