Galaxy S8 more popular with adults in new survey, iPhone with teens


It’s always interesting to see how public opinion skews towards popular products, especially with electronics. A market research firm called Propeller Insights has conducted a survey of both adults and teens to see which device they’d prefer to receive for Christmas this year, a Samsung Galaxy S8 versus an iPhone 8 or an iPhone X.

The survey determined that 38% of adults said they’d rather receive the Samsung Galaxy S8, while 20% said they want the iPhone X and 22% chose the iPhone 8. Combined that puts Apple ahead of Samsung for the holidays, but just barely. It’s interesting to see the vote for the phones split down the middle, I suppose the loss of Touch ID and the $1K+ asking price for the iPhone X is affecting its desirability.

Meanwhile, teenagers in America skewed more heavily towards the set of iPhones released this year with 35% of them responding they would prefer to receive an iPhone, while 28% said they’d be happy with a Galaxy S8 as a Christmas gift. The survey surmises that teens don’t care as much about the loss of Touch ID and the high price, rather they want what’s trendy at the moment.
Writer, gamer, and classical music whistler. I have an undying love of indie games and unique apps.

    Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp gets an official release date on Android

    Previous article

    DEAL: Amazon discounts a few of its Prime Exclusive phones, including the Moto X4

    Next article

    You may also like


    Leave a reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    More in News