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December 1, 2012

26% Mobile Handsets in US made by Samsung,16% by Apple

According to the latest ComScore data : Samsung leads as No 1 Mobile Device Vendor in US , as Apple,LG takes the 2nd and 3rd place  lead as top US mobile device maker, Apple passes LG for second place -

Rounding out the top five are LG, Motorola, and HTC, all of which are losing market share. The story is similar in the platform space: Google is first courtesy of Android, Apple is second with iOS, while RIM, Microsoft, and Symbian are all down or dead (take your pick).

The latest data comes from comScore, which as usual surveyed over 30,000 mobile subscribers in the US. The analytics firm says 121.3 million people in the US owned smartphones (51.9 percent mobile market penetration), up 6 percent between July and October.