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Samsung tops Nokia in cell phone shipments, Apple in smartphones

By Matthew
Dec 19, 2012
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  1. Samsung is poised to overtake Nokia as the world's top cellphone brand this year, according to iSuppli's preliminary 2012 forecast. The researcher has published its expected rankings for the top five handset OEMs with Samsung accounting for 29% of the...

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  2. misor

    misor TS Maniac Posts: 1,020   +153

    The cheapest samsung/nokia handset available in the nearest store is sold for less than 20 u.s. dollars equivalent.

    the cheapest samsung smartphone is sold for about 120$ while the cheapest nokia smartphone for about 150$.
    the cheapest smartphone from china is sold for about 100$.

    the high-end smartphone is a cutthroat market dominated by apple and samsung.
     
  3. Samsung went android and Nokia went the worst route yet..."Windows"
     
  4. And the number one reason for this, is that Nokia chose to use a Microsoft OS instead of Android!

    Ha! Ha!
     
  5. misor

    misor TS Maniac Posts: 1,020   +153

    At guest above:
    if nokia has chosen android instead of windows phone OS, what rank would nokia occupy?

    samsung android is a giant but what ranks do other android supporters have like sony, htc, lg, motorola, etc?

    btw, I believe nokia should both have windows phone OS and android like samsung with android and its own bada OS.
     
  6. NTAPRO

    NTAPRO TS Enthusiast Posts: 811   +91

    Haven't been hearing about Nokia recently lol
     
  7. Anyone buying a Windows phone is just plain stupid or a Microsoft fan (synonym of stupid).
     


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