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Samsung extends lead over Apple in smartphone market

Thursday 26 July 2012 | 12:37 CET | News
Samsung has taken a sizeable lead in the smartphone market in terms of unit shipments, according to a report by Juniper Research. In the second quarter, the company estimates Samsung shipped 52.1 million smartphones, just over double the number shipped by its leading rival, Apple, namely 26.0 million. The Korea-based company has also doubled its lead over Apple quarter-on-quarter, with its flagship Galaxy S3 playing a key role, having achieved sales of 10 million in June. However, with consumers waiting for the next iPhone expected later in the year, researchers believe Apple will undoubtedly

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