Record profits for Samsung smartphone sales in the first quarter of 2013




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Record profits for Samsung smartphone sales in the first quarter of 2013

Demand for Samsung phones once they are “Galaxy S4”

Samsung has made a significant increase in sales of smart phones during the first quarter of the current year; since sold 69.4 million units, an increase of 56% compared with the same period last year, and far ahead of the “Apple”, which sold 37.4 million iPhone only during the same period.

The South Korean company unveiled profits in the first quarter of 2013, which achieved U.S. $ 6.4 billion and net profit increasing by 42% compared with the first quarter of last year, 2012, to be the last quarter is the best for the company.

It is expected to continue sales of Samsung’s rise with the launch of the phone “Galaxy S 4”, and showed an analysis of the site CompareMyMobile growing demand for models of different Samsung phones increased by 129% since revealed that the South Korean company for her new “Galaxy S4” in mid-March last year.

The analysis pointed to increasing the size of Samsung’s trade increased by 29% after the launch of the “Galaxy S 4”, and to increase its market share to 17.2% in the April 24, 2013, compared with 12.5% ​​on March 14 last year. And at a time share fell “Apple” from 50 to 44% during the last fifty days.

The first time that demand is growing on old models of phones, “Samsung” when ready to launch a new phone, where she was the “Apple” is characterized in that situation before asking any phone “iPhone” again.

At the same time, and because of the increased Samsung phones oldest put up for sale, prices fell models “Galaxy S” in varying proportions; retreated price “Samsung Galaxy S” by 10% but less than 75 U.S. dollars, and the phone “S 2” by 23%, or about one hundred dollars U.S., and a telephone “S-3” by 19%.

The price decline also included computer tablet “Knott Galaxy”, which fell by 7%, and “Galaxy Note 2” by 3%.

The site CompareMyMobile, on the trade in used phones, analyzed based on data collected from more than forty stores for mobile in the UK.
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