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November 14, 2012

Samsung rules Global Mobile market with 23% share, crushes Nokia to 7th Place

Samsung is the undisputed king of the Mobile Phone Market with its Marketshare , jumping from 18.7% in Q3 2011 to 22.9%  Q3,2012 . It’s followed by Nokia, who saw its Marketshare fall from 23.9% to 19.2% and Apple, which is a distant third, having grown from 3.9% to 5.5%.

The Samsung Magic has  done it again. Amidst a slowing global market for smartphones  Samsung crushes competition to emerge as no 1 with a 24% market share in Q3,2012, as mobile phone sales to end-users fell 3.1% year-on-year to around 428 million units in the same quarter

 Nokia has been struggling to catch up with its rivals,and had  expected the Microsoft OS platform  to deliver. as it dumped the symbian OS, believing that the market is dominated by pure play OS platform

It is very clear  the " Microsoft Nokia collaboration has not been able to crack the " secret of Samsung"
Microsoft and Symbian together accounted for 5% of the operating systems used in smartphones in the third quarter.