Before we begin this topic, Have you ever wondered what the Most Popular Smartphone Brand In North Korea is? While you are guessing, here is a brief info about the country.
North Korea is an infamous country known for the production of nuclear weapon. Also known as the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, the country boast of a population of about 25.6 million people according to the figure above based on the latest United Nations estimate.
North Korea is not known when it come to phone production, but boast of a growing number of smartphone users. According to a recent report, the country’s number of smartphone users has reached 5 million and the Most Popular Smartphone Brand In North Korea is Samsung.
If your guess is Samsung, then you are right. Although not officially sold in North Korea but Samsung still manage to win the number one spot. North Korea’s own Android brand, Arirang comes second to Samsung. Reason why Samsung phones are not sold in North Korea, is due to United Nations sanctions on the country. Despite not been sold, Samsung smartphones still get into the country through unofficial channels.
Samsung is the world leading smartphone brand in the world with 20.9% market share, followed by Apple with 14%.