Samsung says that fourth quarter smartphone sales declined, tablet sales rose

Samsung has just released its earnings for the fourth quarter of 2015, and announced that a year-end inventory adjustment led the company to report a decline in smartphone shipments when compared to the third quarter. Besides the sequential decline in shipments, sales declined as well thanks to a product mix that favored low to mid-range handsets...
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49 Comments

16. BradyCrack

Posts: 835; Member since: Dec 29, 2015

That's very surprising considering most of their tablets are cheap junk.

18. AkoSiKuting

Posts: 88; Member since: Dec 09, 2015

cheap junk is the reason it sell :)

22. BradyCrack

Posts: 835; Member since: Dec 29, 2015

I hate it how your right.

23. tech2

Posts: 3487; Member since: Oct 26, 2012

and I hate how you both write.

26. BradyCrack

Posts: 835; Member since: Dec 29, 2015

What's the issue?

35. tedkord

Posts: 17357; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

You're both tards.

46. BradyCrack

Posts: 835; Member since: Dec 29, 2015

Ouch

27. Shocky unregistered

Even their high end tablets are junk, Samsung are not taking the Tablet market seriously enough. You have to give Apple credit for providing the iPad with more performance, however Samsung give their Tablets less, they just throw in whatever they have lying around in bulk. :D

47. BradyCrack

Posts: 835; Member since: Dec 29, 2015

Oh no, I love iPads. They're performance is smooth made from great quality, games run better on them as well. But if android tablets in general wants to catch up they need to do something huge to catch up to Apple s tablets. So yeah, they should through stuff they found lying around and call it a tablet.

21. mrochester

Posts: 999; Member since: Aug 17, 2014

Samsung really needs to understand that the reason I don't buy their phones is because they are running Android. Samsung, you have great hardware, stop spoiling it by using Android! Please, give us something that's at least as good as iOS and then I'll start to consider buying your products.

36. tedkord

Posts: 17357; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

Android is the most powerful, flexible and functional mobile OS there is.

37. 497362

Posts: 60; Member since: Aug 27, 2015

^^ this. Please samsung hurry up with tizen and get rid of those awful iAndroid icons.

24. Nallaikumaran

Posts: 61; Member since: Sep 14, 2015

In fact, the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge released after, jumpstart Samsung smartphone sales. Last six months Samsung sales is not bad. , Samsung- the great year 2013, the bad year 2014. Check out - snap.ashampoo.com/uploads/2016-01-28/Lx9yFrOm.png

31. lolatfailphones

Posts: 224; Member since: Apr 08, 2013

Where is that techie? Lol

43. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

What are you looking for me to say? You miss me?

39. AndroidBoy21

Posts: 72; Member since: Dec 29, 2015

I cant wait till the Tab S3

44. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

Samsung uses a typical fiscal year. They also typically sell less phones in the last quarter due to new models appearing shortly afterwards. Especially since the new S is being announce even earlier in the first quarter when it usually in March with a April shipping data. Now its a February announcement with a March shipping data. I think Samsung is looking to match Apple fiscal year by making the S available closer to XMAS. It seems like a no brainer. I think Samsung should change its S and Note release cycles to be release in September with the iPhone and lets see what happens. Samsung has nothing to lose and everything to gain.

48. SkyfallWalker

Posts: 73; Member since: Jan 28, 2016

They'll be fine

49. SkyfallWalker

Posts: 73; Member since: Jan 28, 2016

They'll be fine
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