As per the reports of the handset which ruled the throne in December was none other than Samsung flagship model the Samsung Galaxy S III. The device was followed by the Samsung Galaxy S II and Samsung Galaxy Ace. Google Nexus 4 quietly took its fourth position and as a surprise iPhone5 was on the 5th place in terms of popularity and sales.

The other phones which made to the list were Nokia Lumia 800, Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and Samsung Galaxy S3 mini. So these were the top phones in December. What we are wondering is that which phone will rule the roost in the month of January

According to Ernest Doku, telecoms expert at, says that the return of BlackBerry with the introduction of the new BlackBerry 10 OS, new “turbo-charged” Android models and some new Windows Phone 8 devices are going to create some waves in the smartphone market. “What is certain the smartphone battle ground is going to heat up with the introductions of new phones in New Year. So, Samsung and Apple better watch out,” said Doku.