Smartphone shipments exceeded 157 mln in Q3

Friday 26 October 2012 | 16:30 CET | News
The estimated number of smartphone shipments exceeded 157 million units worldwide in the third quarter, with Samsung increasing its lead in terms of unit shipments, according to Juniper Research. For the third quarter, Samsung shipped a record 56.3 million smartphones, representing almost double the market share of Apple, which sold 26.9 million units. Samsung's flagship device, the Galaxy S3, played a key role with estimated sales of 18 million in the third quarter. ZTE shipped almost 20 million smartphones for the first three quarters, with third-quarter sales exceeding both Nokia and RIM.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
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