Samsung vows to become the number one phone maker in the whole wide world
0. phoneArena 24 Aug 2011, 09:02 posted on
By focusing on premium smartphones, value mid-tier offerings, and a flood of entry-level handsets for emerging markets, Samsung plans to replace Nokia as the largest cell phone maker in the world...
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1. Moo (unregistered)
Oh boy here we go
2. android_hitman (unregistered)
what? another lawsuit from apple? :)))
3. ryq (unregistered)
at the rate they are going it is just a matter of when they become number one. thry have all price range covered.
4. remixfa (Posts: 14251; Member since: 19 Dec 2008)
As long as they keep pumping high specked phones with ever more beautiful amoled screens that are well built, im in.
5. darth8ball (Posts: 519; Member since: 02 Aug 2011)
Sammy has it right, dominate by making a superior product, giving the consumer what they want, and using hard work and money to be on the cutting edge. Why can't everyone strive to do the same to dominate ;-)
7. NeXoS (Posts: 278; Member since: 03 May 2011)
Yea, instead of suing your competitors using weak patents and FALSIFYING evidence??
15. zuno gyakusatsu (Posts: 257; Member since: 16 Mar 2010)
doesnt matter, they are already being sued for making inferior garbage products.
6. NeXoS (Posts: 278; Member since: 03 May 2011)
Apple patented selling consumer goods for higher price than cost of production, ie, "making a profit" so this is just more hutzpah for Apple's lawyers!
10. gallitoking (Posts: 4693; Member since: 17 May 2011)
is a nice goal for Sammy.. too bad they will saturate the market.... with products,, leaving consumer like chicken with no heads.. as they will wait for the next big thing.. and will wait forever as every month someting new willl happen...a new phone coming up..
12. s (unregistered)
sounds like apple consumers ...oh wait at least samsung have something coming out
14. gallitoking (Posts: 4693; Member since: 17 May 2011)
I could answer to your ignorant comment but since you dont have the time to register.. i dont have the time either... good luck being igonarant..
13. 530gemini (Posts: 2198; Member since: 09 Sep 2010)
Nothing new, except for the new moniker. Samsung and Nokia have been releasing low-end to high-end phones pre-iphone. So what's new?
There was no way that Samsung could've taken over Nokia if not for Apple disrupting the mobile phone culture. Apple created a sweeping trend, and Samsung quickly embraced and adopted Apple's approach, while Nokia resisted, which caused Nokia to get left behind and Samsung gaining ground.
Samsung should be thankful of Apple's entry into the mobile phone business.
18. remixfa (Posts: 14251; Member since: 19 Dec 2008)
while yes you are correct about the disruption that apple caused, the android revolution was coming with or without apple, since it was technically developed first. Would they be so far along without the competition? who knows. Would they be even farther along without the baseless and falsified legal bullying? yea probably.
20. 530gemini (Posts: 2198; Member since: 09 Sep 2010)
IDevices came out first before android devices. Whether or not android was going to be released, it doesn't change the fact that Apple hit it off first. No one knows what would've happened if Apple didn't release the iphone or the ipad. You could only speculate, while the iDevices' success is a fact, not a speculation. But of course an android fanboy like you would rather give more credit to a speculation than a fact. That's how you android fanboys think. Illogical.
21. InspectorGadget80 (Posts: 6891; Member since: 26 Mar 2011)
Do anything to knock APPLE from being number one. i don't care if it's Samsung Motorola or HTC as long someone kick APPLE from being number 1