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Smartphone shipments up 9.4% to 216.4 mln units in Q1

Monday 22 April 2013 | 13:32 CET | News
Global smartphone shipments reached 216.4 million units in the first quarter, up 9.4 percent on the fourth quarter of 2012, according to market research firm TrendForce's DRAMeXchange division. Samsung is estimated to have shipped 65 million smartphones in the first quarter, for a 30 percent market share. Apple shipped 37.5 million iPhones for a 17.3 percent market share, down 1.2 points on the previous quarter. In China alone, Samsung is estimated to have shipped 11.7 million smartphones, giving it a wide lead over competitors with an around 17 percent market share.

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Companies: Apple / HTC / Huawei China / Lenovo / Samsung / Sony / ZTE Belgium
Countries: China / World
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