Sunday, 11 December 2016

Samsung dominates device space in 2012, ZTE's share slips

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Friday 25 January 13

1.6 billion mobile phones were shipped worldwide in 2012, 44% of which were smartphones.

Mobile phone shipments increased by 2% in 2012 to 1.6 billion, driven by Samsung which accounted for a quarter of all units, apparently taking market share away from Nokia and ZTE, according to new figures compiled by Strategy Analytics. The South Korean vendor, which published a strong set of fourth-quarter financials on Friday – it posted a 76% on…

Mobile phone shipments increased by 2% in 2012 to 1.6 billion, driven by Samsung which accounted for a quarter of all units, apparently taking market share away from Nokia and ZTE, according to new figures compiled by Strategy Analytics. The South Korean vendor, which published a strong set of fourth-quarter financials on Friday – it posted a 76% on…

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