7 billion people, 6 billion mobile users, 1 billion smartphone.
Nokia is a global company who has a large control on feature phone. Nokia is part of siemens network. Emerging markets are the next big thing, they still lack infrastructure which NSN is a big contributor or will be. Nokia phones has different price points. Nokia has 5 business segments. All are working together to gain market share for Nokia corporations. Its a no brainer.
Apple has 60-80% of its margin riding over 1 phone. Thats like putting all your eggs in one basket.
U.S. mobile market is a has been when it comes to networks and phones. Similar to phands & rmbo's mothers, everyone had their turn.