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  • More on mobile phone sales: Samsung's total 2012 sales 384.6M units, giving it 22% market share vs 17.7% in 2011. Nokia 333.9M and 19.1% vs 23.8%. Apple 130.1M and 7.5% vs 5%. Samsung is also the leading vendor of smartphones, while in Q4, Huawei takes number three spot with sales of 27.2M. (PR[View news story]
    And what are the ratio's if we look at profit instead of marketshare? I'd rather have 1% of the market and 20% of the profits than the other way around. When speaking of mobile phone sales, moestly only the sub-segment of smartphones gets made. However, it would be a lot more interesting to have more data on the distribution in different price-categories. In the lower-price segments lower margins can be used and thus marketshare in these segments are less interesting.
    Feb 13, 2013. 06:54 AM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
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