Apple holds 21% of the mobile CPU market


Although the market of processors for smartphones and tablets has decreased year on year compared to 2014, Apple has managed to grab a good share globally, holding a great percentage of mobile CPU market.

According to data published by Strategy Analytics, the Cupertino company has checked in 2015 by as much as 21% of the market for smartphone processors and 31% of the CPU of the tablet market.

Even if the market of processors for smartphones and tablets has decreased on an annual basis compared to 2014

The most used smartphone processors are the Snapdragon Qualcomm, for a total of 42%. Apple ranked second with 21% and third place MediaTek to 19%. The 64-bit processors have represented little more than half of all global shipments, but for the first time Apple is exceeded by Qualcomm in this area.