AnTuTu: the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 was the most popular Android smartphone of Q1 2015


AnTuTu has published a list of the top ten most popular Android smartphones that people from across the globe have used to run the AnTuTu benchmark app on. As it turns out, the most popular Android smartphone of Q1 2015 at the global was the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

9.87 percent out of all the Android smartphones used to run the AnTuTu benchmark app between January 1st and March 31st were some version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. The Samsung Galaxy S5 took the second place with 7.68 percent, while the Xiaomi Mi Note took the third place with 6.89 percent. The global top five is completed by the LG G3 (6.53 percent) and the Xiaomi Mi 4 (6.23 percent).

AnTuTu has also published the results of its test for several key markets around the globe. In the US, the Galaxy Note 4 wins again with a share of 9.87 percent of all tests, followed by the Galaxy S5, the LG G3, the Google Nexus 6 and the OnePlus One. For details on other markets, follow the source link below.

Although AnTuTu also has benchmark apps for both of the other major mobile operating systems, iOS and Windows Phone, the company only considered Android smartphones for this chart. This is a bit unfortunate, as it would have been very interesting to learn how the iPhone 6 and the larger iPhone 6 Plus compare in the AnTuTu popularity chart.

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source: AnTuTu

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26 Comments

1. iphonexus

Posts: 130; Member since: Jan 04, 2015

note 3 is still popular

2. waddup121 unregistered

That's real great news. I guess Samsung will hold the top of the charts for the whole entire year!

9. SuperNova

Posts: 649; Member since: Jan 15, 2015

Samsung has been the global leader after Nokia collapse, and this wonderful flow is going to last forever.

3. Fallen1

Posts: 288; Member since: Nov 14, 2014

No surprise here

4. aco96

Posts: 244; Member since: Oct 12, 2012

My LG G2 with KitKat has better score than the G3 lol.

5. tedkord

Posts: 17415; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

Interesting, but so what? Just a useless fact, it seems.

7. Fallen1

Posts: 288; Member since: Nov 14, 2014

Haters gonna hate

10. shuaibhere

Posts: 1986; Member since: Jul 07, 2012

Lol.. He is note fan... He owns note 4(not sure if he traded it for s6 or not)... Like he said this is useless fact... And I'm Samsung fan..

16. tedkord

Posts: 17415; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

Still on the Note 4. The S6 is fantastic, but I was never going smaller. The Note 4 remains the best phablet sized phone available. We'll see what the Note 5 has to offer.

23. BReND0

Posts: 74; Member since: Dec 07, 2010

It is a useless fact , No hater here. But seriously what is 10% really. ??? Out of all androids? Haha so low end. Mid range. And upper they got 9.87. Big whoop. I dont see a real point to say which phones get most benchmarks. Speed tests. Most internet usage. Which ones are twittered off the most. Its all pointless. Click and read articles. To get us all to comment against. What would be a real news is to see how well the whole Note 4 and note edge / galaxy s6 and s6 edge numbers sre doing as whole right now. Compared to iphone. This is were the war really counts. I mean. Technically this is why people say iphone sells so great. 50 million of one model. Ok ill give u two cuz they combine the 6 and 6s sales. But with the people debating if they want a phablet with stylus or a just a flagship is what counts with samsung. So ppl choose either phone debating on screen. Compatibility. Total number should of both lines should be compared to iphone. That would be a better debated topic

20. amasog

Posts: 552; Member since: Aug 22, 2013

its useful for gullible fandroids!

6. Loubielou

Posts: 603; Member since: Jul 11, 2012

So Glad i Chose the Note 4 over the Galaxy S6 after the Galaxy S5,Screen Spot On,Batterylife Superb,Plus Removable Battery plus Micro Sd Card Slot,and no stupid Camera Hump Sticking Out,Cheers Samsung

8. bucky

Posts: 3791; Member since: Sep 30, 2009

The note 4 is a powerhouse of a phone.

11. Rhinoface

Posts: 179; Member since: Dec 05, 2014

The Note 4 does have a camera hump, albeit not nearly as large.

14. thegeneral7010

Posts: 437; Member since: Dec 10, 2014

Its not and according to gsmarena note 4 camera takes better day photos than the s6 one.

13. bambamboogy02

Posts: 840; Member since: Jun 23, 2012

Note 4 is a bigger S5 with a slight enhancement to camera and processor. Every Note X is the practically the same as every Samsung Galaxy S (X+1) (X = Galaxy Note number)note = s2, note 2 = s3, note 3 = s4, note 4 = s5, and soon note 5 = s6. This time around they had a major update to the note series as far as processor goes.

18. tedkord

Posts: 17415; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

I never noticed the S-Pen on the Galaxy S series phones.

17. tedkord

Posts: 17415; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

The Note 4 does have a camera hump.

12. thegeneral7010

Posts: 437; Member since: Dec 10, 2014

Ofcourse it is :)

15. speckledapple

Posts: 902; Member since: Sep 29, 2011

Note a surprise. The Note 4 is solid.

19. edupbsantos

Posts: 1; Member since: Apr 23, 2015

That's because in Brazil the price drops to around U$$ 570,00 (R$ 1700,00) and sells a lot last days.

21. cleopete

Posts: 1; Member since: Apr 23, 2015

I'm looking to get a Note 4 myself, but I don't see how visits to a website I've never heard of mean jack? Sales numbers are the only reliable indicator of popularity. The Note might well come out on top there too, but I couldn't care less about the preferences among people who think benchmarks are meaningful.

22. mike2959

Posts: 696; Member since: Oct 08, 2011

Note 4 with Snapdragon definitely the way to go. I have both versions, well had both. The Exynos is terrible, same choppy lag on Web pages with script. Problem really is the damn GPU in the Exynos. It's crap.

24. thegeneral7010

Posts: 437; Member since: Dec 10, 2014

U like cannabis??? Iam asking u cuz I like it too and when ihave it it makes me say things like that u say now

25. Slammer

Posts: 1515; Member since: Jun 03, 2010

Interesting to find that the S5 was second in spite of everyone saying the S5 was a horrible seller for Samsung. John B.

26. gaming64 unregistered

Still reigning as captain, Note 4. Good job

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