Apple and Google are the top two global brands on the BrandZ list of the top 100
AT&T rose from 8th place last year to 6th this year as the global value of its brand rose 10% to $75 billion. The world's largest carrier by subscribers, China Mobile, was in 10th place again, despite a rise of 18% to $55.4 billion in the workd-wide value of its brand. The largest U.S. carrier,Verizon, dropped back three places to 12th as the value of the Verizon name rose 8% from last year to $53 billion.
Smartphone stud Samsung took off like a rocket, rising from 55th to number 30. Thanks to huge hits like the Samsung Galaxy S III and the Samsung GALAXY Note II, the value of the Samsung brand world-wide surged 51% to $21.4 billion. The value of the top 100 brands grew 7% over the year to $2.6 trillion.
source: MarketingWeek (1). (2) via SlashGear
1. Trex95 (Posts: 680; Member since: 03 Mar 2013)
Congratulation both. I'm still waiting for Google Nexus exclusive phone like Iphone.
2. mydi.maus (unregistered)
Apple is still number 1!...;-)
5. giri555 (Posts: 110; Member since: 15 Mar 2012)
If you are an apple fan what are you doing here?...PA is only for people who follow latest mobile technology..
9. jacko1977 (Posts: 428; Member since: 11 Feb 2012)
The golden apple theres a supermarket in my town with that name and guess what they rip people off too
3. darkkjedii (Posts: 15168; Member since: 05 Feb 2011)
Not bad apple, now release a killer ios7 and some sweet new hardware.
6. skinny95black (Posts: 113; Member since: 06 Jan 2013)
google need a lot of time before it catches up to apple's money
but android own ios any time of the day
11. mydi.maus (unregistered)
u thought wrong..
12. adoptop70 (Posts: 20; Member since: 29 Apr 2013)
lets see before the end of 2013 as ppl flock in to google and android in millions,and also samsung will definitely soar high with d help of SGS4 and note3 to between 5 to 10 from 30th position.