Apple Ousts Samsung As No.1 Mobile Maker In U.S. In Q4 2012 — Taking Record 34% Marketshare
AAPL customers are on the newest and best os made, while andoir users are on what will one day be viewed as what msft os7 is to pc android is to mobile (not really updated or upgrade and not very easy or pleasant ot use unless you enjoy doing your own software organization. LOL As for share data, the news flow turning back to aapl's products being loved is just beginning, and wait until AAPL gets it together in china, too.
LOL t G4 coming... let me guess -- an even bigger screen, same cheesey plastic, still being sold at no margin, and all the ghetto and little girl users love it... but professionals, sophisticated consumers (who are not software engineers/programmers) and attractive women want only the iphone. Did you see the CNBC college survey at Northridge? 90% have an iPhone and the hispanic girl that does not has a cheap something she was only $100 and what she could afford. She likely does not drive an Audi, Porsche, MBZ, BMW, or similar either.
Apple took the title of largest mobile maker by volume in the U.S. in Q4 2012, according to Strategy Analytics, which said Cupertino rose to the top of the U.S. phone maker charts for the first time ever — taking a record 34 per cent marketshare, and shipping 17.7 million iPhones in the quarter. Samsung came second, with a 32.3 per cent share, shipping an estimated 16.8 million smartphones. → Read More