smartphones and tablets are being used around the world more than the devices of any other vendor. According to Newzoo
, based upon their sample of 550 million actively used devices, The U.S. giant enjoys a 35 percent share of global monthly active users. While this shouldn't come as too much of a surprise, what is arguably more interesting about the ranking is the prevalence of Chinese companies
Although none command shares comparable to Apple and Samsung individually, combined, Chinese vendors make up 30.2% of actively used devices worldwide, accounting for five of the top ten as shown in our infographic.