What you need to know
- Canalys has released its first-quarter 2022 North American smartphone market figures.
- According to the report, Google’s smartphone market share in the region has increased by 380%.
- The Pixel 6 series’ strong sales performance boosted Google’s market growth.
Google has outperformed other smartphone giants in terms of market growth in North America during the first quarter of this year. According to a new Canalys report (opens in new tab), Google nearly quadrupled its market share in the region, thanks to the Pixel 6 series.
According to the report, the search giant shipped 1.2 million units in the first quarter of 2022, up from 200,000 in the same period last year. This means that the company’s North American market share increased by 380% during that time, firmly establishing it in the top 5.