This figure is two times more than the sales of Apple iPhone, the strongest rival. As a result, the iPhone is in the period April to June is sold 26 million units had to acknowledge the success of Samsung Galaxy.
Samsung’s financial statements reported by Reuters on Sunday (7/29/2012) shows, sales help Samsung Galaxy posted a quarterly profit of USD 5.9 billion.
Research firm IDC notes, the current Samsung accounted for a global smartphone market by 33 percent, up from 17 percent in the last year. While Apple dropped slightly to 17 percent from last year by 19 percent.
The analysts consider Samsung’s rapidly increasing sales boosted by the success of Samsung Galaxy S3. The latest Galaxy series smartphone launched last June was admitted stealing the attention of reviewers and users of smartphone technology.
But keep in mind, the new iPhone was released almost a year ago. So for a mobile ‘old’, Apple is not a bad achievement.
After Samsung and Apple, the order of global smartphone sales in quarter two 2012 consecutive namely HTC with 11.6 million, 10.2 million units Nokia and Research In Motion 7.4 million units.