Apple (AAPL) became the world’s top smartphone vendor by volume of units shipped in Q2,...

|About: Apple Inc. (AAPL)|By:, SA News Editor

Apple (AAPL) became the world’s top smartphone vendor by volume of units shipped in Q2, according to a report from Strategy Analytics, with 20.3M units, or 18.5% of shipments. The biggest surprise may have been Samsung's (SSNLF.PK) 520% growth in shipments, to 17.5%. Nokia's (NOK) 15.2% market share has been cut in half in the past year.