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OPPO R9s becomes best-selling Android smartphone in first quarter

Demonstrating the growing importance of Chinese smartphone companies, the OPPO R9s was the best-selling Android smartphone at the start of 2017. The data is from a report by Strategy Analytics, covering smartphone shipments during the first quarter of the year.

The best-selling Samsung handsets were two budget devices, the Samsung J3 (2016) and Samsung J5 (2016).

Overall the smartphone market grew slightly, with first quarter shipments increasing from 333.1 million to 353.3 million year-on-year.

[via 9to5Google.com]