Counterpoint: iPhone profits fivefold brings many Samsung phones

According to a report from research firm Market Counterpoint Research, Apple and Samsung are profitable head, followed by the manufacturers from China like Huawei, Vivo, Oppo and Xiaomi profits are relatively low.

In 2017, Apple has 59.8% of the profit gained from the smartphone space, this number decreased over the previous year was 85.9%. Technology group Samsung has reached more than 25.9% profit if alone in the smartphone space.

Known in the 3rd quarter, when Apple sold one iPhone will earn an average of about 151 USD (~ 3:43 million). This figure is higher than 5 times that of Samsung as the average profit of the Korean manufacturer recorded only 31 USD (or almost 700,000) for each device.

As for the Chinese smartphone maker: This year, about 15 USD Huawei average revenue per machine, followed by Vivo, Oppo and Xiaomi respectively 14, 13 and 2 USD / machine.