Samsung's new Galaxy A40 phone has risen to the top of the sales lists of Finnish telecom operators. The phone model, which costs about 180 euros, became the best-selling consumer phone for DNA, Elisa and Telia.

Apple’s new “cheap model” iPhone SE also hit the sales charts. Sami Aavikko, CEO of DNA Kauppa, said in a press release that its customers came especially from older iPhone SE and iPhone 6 users.

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According to DNA, sales of smartwatches have also grown “up to hundreds of percent per month throughout the spring”. The popularity of these is explained by the fitness spike brought by the corona insulation as well as the fact that a lot of smart watches were given as gifts. The best-selling smart watches were Apple’s Series 3 and Series 5 devices and the Huawein GT 2.

DNA's best-selling phones in May 2020:

  • Samsung Galaxy A40

  • Samsung Galaxy A51

  • Apple iPhone 11

  • Apple iPhone SE (2nd generation)

  • Samsung Galaxy A20e

  • OnePlus 7T

  • Samsung Galaxy A71

  • Apple iPhone 7

  • Huawei P Smart 2019

  • Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro

  • Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite

  • Apple iPhone XS

  • Honor 20 Lite

  • Honor 10 Lite

  • Samsung Galaxy S20 5G

  • The € 220-250 Apple Watch Series 3 is a bestseller.

    Elisa’s list was also dominated by Samsung and Apple. Ville Valkama, Business Director of Elisa's retail customers, commented in the press release that the best-performing devices on the list were under EUR 400.

    During the summer, the price of 5g phones will also fall well below 400 euros. Less than 500 euros already costs Samsung Galaxy A51 and less than 400 euros Xiaomin Mi 10 Lite. So far, small businesses have been most interested in 5g.

    The best-selling phones of Elisa's personal customers were:

  • Samsung Galaxy A40

  • Samsung Galaxy A20e

  • Apple iPhone 11

  • Apple iPhone SE 2020

  • Samsung Galaxy A71

  • Apple iPhone 7

  • OnePlus 7T

  • Apple iPhone XS

  • Samsung Galaxy A51

  • Huawei P Smart

  • Honor 20 Lite

  • Honor 7S

  • Nokia 130

  • Honor 10 Lite

  • Huawei Y5

  • The best-selling phones of Elisa's corporate customers were:

  • Samsung Galaxy A40

  • Apple iPhone 11

  • Apple iPhone SE 2020

  • Samsung Galaxy A20e

  • Samsung Galaxy A51

  • Samsung Galaxy Xcover 4s

  • Samsung Galaxy A71

  • OnePlus 8 Pro

  • Samsung Galaxy S10e

  • OnePlus 7T

  • Samsung Galaxy S20

  • Apple iPhone 11 Pro

  • Apple iPhone 7

  • Nokia 4.2

  • Apple iPhone Xr

  • Telia says that sales of smart watches have increased, but with slightly more moderate growth rates than DNA (50%). Like its competitors, the Samsung Galaxy A40 dominated Telia’s charts. According to Jussi Vuorinen, Senior Vice President, Equipment Business, Telia Finland, it will be acquired, especially as the children's first smartphone.

    The best-selling phones for Telia's personal customers were:

  • Samsung Galaxy A40

  • Apple iPhone 11

  • Apple iPhone SE (2020)

  • Samsung Galaxy A20e

  • Samsung Galaxy A71

  • Apple iPhone 7

  • Samsung Galaxy S10e

  • OnePlus 7T

  • Huawei P Smart 2019

  • OnePlus 8 Pro 5G

  • The best-selling phones for Telia's corporate customers were:

  • Samsung Galaxy A40

  • Apple iPhone 11

  • Nokia 7.2

  • Apple iPhone SE

  • Samsung Galaxy A20e

  • Samsung Galaxy A51

  • Samsung Galaxy Xcover 4S

  • Samsung Galaxy A71

  • Apple iPhone XR

  • Samsung Galaxy S10

  • Gigant’s best-selling phone in May was the Huawein P Smart, priced at € 120, and Apple’s novelty immediately ranked second on the list. Gigantti says that the smartphone trade in May was better than in previous years.

    The best-selling phones of Gigant's personal customers were:

  • Huawei P Smart 2019

  • iPhone SE 2020

  • Samsung Galaxy A20e

  • Samsung Galaxy A71

  • Huawei P30L

  • Samsung Galaxy A51

  • Samsung Galaxy A40

  • Apple iPhone 11

  • Sony Xperia L3

  • One Plus 7 PRO

  • The best-selling phones of Gigant's corporate customers were:

  • Samsung Galaxy A20e

  • Apple iPhone 11

  • Huawei P Smart 2019

  • Samsung Galaxy A51

  • Samsung Galaxy A40

  • Samsung Galaxy A71

  • Apple iPhone SE 2020

  • Nokia 7.2

  • Apple iPhone 11 Pro

  • Samsung Xcover 4s