Strong smartphone sales boosted Samsung's (SSNLF.PK) Q4 net profit to $3B, up 12.6% from the...

|About: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (SSNLF)|By:, SA News Editor

Strong smartphone sales boosted Samsung's (SSNLF.PK) Q4 net profit to $3B, up 12.6% from the prior year's Q4. But the memory chips and LCD units saw profits shrink compared to the year's prior quarters, while the TV/computer division saw a 2cd consecutive quarterly loss. And 2M Galaxy Tabs may have sold in the device's first 3 months.