Android World's 3rd Most Popular Smartphone OS, Symbian Tops And Nokia Claimed Top Spot In Mobile Device Sales

According to Gartner, "Worldwide mobile device sales to end users totaled 325.6 million units in the second quarter of 2010, a 13.8% increase from the same period in 2009." While new product introductions from Apple, HTC and Motorola, along with the drop in ASPs, drove strong sales of smartphones, shortages of components, such as active […]

According to Gartner, "Worldwide mobile device sales to end users totaled 325.6 million units in the second quarter of 2010, a 13.8% increase from the same period in 2009." While new product introductions from Apple, HTC and Motorola, along with the drop in ASPs, drove strong sales of smartphones, shortages of components, such as active matrix organic LED (AMOLED) displays impaired sales volumes of some of the more popular new smartphones.

Smartphone sales to end users totaled 61.6 million units in the second quarter of 2010, a 50.5% increase from the same period in 2009. The top four smartphone mobile operating system vendors exhibited growth in the second quarter of 2010, and accounted for 91% of the worldwide smartphone OS market, up 6% year-on-year.

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