Gartner: 52% of all smartphones sold in Q4 were branded Apple or Samsung

According to the latest stats from Gartner, covering the fourth quarter of 2012, Apple and Samsung together owned more than 52% of the smartphone market in the fourth quarter followed by Chinese upstart Huawei which grew its sales by 73.8% in the last three months of 2012 over 2011 to finish with 27.2 million smartphones sold in Q4 2012...
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33. GeekMovement unregistered

You better watch your mouth cuz apple is starting to follow the releasing several more devices trend.

34. gmracer1

Posts: 646; Member since: Dec 28, 2012

You don't have any clue of what Apple is going to do. Apple is boring and repetitive. And please fix your grammar.

5. pokharkarsaga

Posts: 551; Member since: Feb 23, 2012

4Q of 2013 will be a great fight for the 3rd postion between BB & WP.

26. jroc74

Posts: 6023; Member since: Dec 30, 2010

So...seems like that one lil article about WP leap frogging BB in market share really was wrong... I dont really care about 1 and 2 anymore. Its gonna be either Android or iPhone for the near future. 3 and 4 is more interesting.
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