Apple overtakes Samsung in Q4 smartphone sales: Report
Last Updated: Friday, January 27, 2012 - 14:30
Seoul: Apple Inc overtook Samsung Electronics Co Ltd as the world's top smartphone maker in the fourth quarter of last year, with the South Korean company selling about half a million fewer smartphones than its rival, research firm Strategy Analytics said on Friday.
Apple sold 37 million iPhones and Samsung sold 36.5 million smartphone handsets, giving each a respective 23.9 percent and 23.5 percent market share.
First Published: Friday, January 27, 2012 - 14:30