Samsung grows mobile sales 30% in Russia in 2016

Wednesday 8 February 2017 | 15:37 CET | News
Samsung Electronics grew its revenues from mobile devices by 30 percent year-on-year in Russia in 2016, twice the growth rate of the previous year, the company told Cnews.ru. Sales in units were little changed. In 2016, Samsung launched its Samsung Pay service in Russia, as well as the flagship S7 smartphone and Gear S3 smartwatch.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Samsung
Countries: Russian Federation
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