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eewiz
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re: Samsung eating Apple smartphone iLunch
eewiz   7/31/2012 9:13:04 AM
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I was reading another report which claims samsung sold 50.5m smartphones instead of the 36m claimed in this report. Goes on to show that how random these guesses are. http://mashable.com/2012/07/27/samsung-surpasses-iphone-shipments/ Anyways majority of the phones sold by samsung will be cheap useless phones with 0 margins. The revenue/profit nos says it all. Apple made ~9B profit from 35B sales. Samsung made 5.8B from 41.5B sales.

daleste
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re: Samsung eating Apple smartphone iLunch
daleste   7/31/2012 2:38:16 AM
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What companies haven't reported results yet?

chanj0
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re: Samsung eating Apple smartphone iLunch
chanj0   7/31/2012 2:37:57 AM
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China's population is 3 times of US's population. If product is priced right to the China market, I am sure the percentage growth of Huawei and ZTE phone will be substantial. In terms of actual units, it's about the same as Samsung's. The table doesn't show HTC sales. I wonder where they are. In addition, what's breakdown of Andriod and Windows in Samsung sales?

GREAT-Terry
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re: Samsung eating Apple smartphone iLunch
GREAT-Terry   7/31/2012 2:06:00 AM
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Wow, ZTE and Huawei are growing fast!

_hm
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re: Samsung eating Apple smartphone iLunch
_hm   7/31/2012 12:52:24 AM
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It will difficult for Apple with iPhone5 too. Apple needs to consider lowering iPhone5 price.

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re: Samsung eating Apple smartphone iLunch
RGRU   7/30/2012 11:05:29 PM
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Why is this 36 million unit number for Samsung 15 million units different than every other report that had Samsung shipping over 50 million in the second calendar quarter? Just google 50 million and Samsung. There are hundreds of stories.

chipmonk0
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re: Samsung eating Apple smartphone iLunch
chipmonk0   7/30/2012 10:41:23 PM
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Peter : Would appreciate clarification to one of your statements above ( para 3, line 6 ) : " .. a shortage of 28-nm silicon Apple .. " Is that what you really meant ? Or is it still 32 nm ( Samsung )

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