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Samsung edges Motorola for largest phone vendor in US

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In a recent study done by Strategy Analytics, a market research firm, of the US mobile phone market, the vendor landscape has changed significantly. Motorola has lost its #1 spot which it held since 2004. Samsung has overtaken it and LG is close behind. Here are the top 3 handset vendors according to Strategy Analytics:

  • Samsung 22.4%
  • Motorola 21.1%
  • LG – 20.5%

Also in the report, RIM continues to maintain double digit market share in US for second straight quarter. Apple is in the 6th position and Nokia has lost some market share and is now at 8.4%.

[Via Reuters]

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Written by dvdand

November 7, 2008 at 7:25 am

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