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Samsung captures 95% share of Android Q1 smartphone profits

Thursday 16 May 2013 | 12:55 CET | News
Global Android smartphone operating profits reached an estimated USD 5.3 billion in the first quarter, or 43 percent of the entire smartphone industry's USD 12.5 billion, according to Strategy Analytics. Samsung shipments generated an operating profit of USD 5.1 billion, representing 94.7 percent of overall Android smartphone profits. LG generated USD 100 million of Android smartphone profit, for a 2.5 percent share. All other Android smartphone vendors combined accounted for a 2.7 percent share. An efficient supply chain, sleek products and effective marketing as among the main drivers of

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Countries: World
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