TweakTown
Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
5,683 Reviews & Articles | 36,173 News Posts
Weekly Giveaway: Fractal Design Arc Cases Contest (Global Entry!)

Samsung Galaxy S III takes the crown from the iPhone 4S, becomes the sales king for Q3 2012

Galaxy S III overtakes the iPhone 4S to become the best-selling smartphone for Q3 2012

| Business, Financial & Legal News | Posted: Nov 9, 2012 4:27 am

It looks as though Samsung have shipped quite a lot of Galaxy S III's this quarter, as they have just dethroned Apple's iPhone 4S as the best-selling smartphone for Q3 2012 according to Strategy Analytics' latest numbers.

 

TweakTown image news/2/6/26651_04_samsung_galaxy_s_iii_takes_the_crown_from_the_iphone_4s_becomes_the_sales_king_for_q3_2012.jpg

 

Strategy Analytics' latest numbers for Q3 2012 show that there were 18 million Galaxy S III's sold worldwide, compared to 16.2 million for the iPhone 4S and just 6 million for the new iPhone 5.

 

Of course, there are reasons why people didn't jump on the iPhone 4S, as the iPhone 5 was right around the corner. But, it's great to see that the king is being dethroned in more ways than one, with their stock prices continuing to tank. We might have another Facebook on our hands here.

NEWS SOURCE
Androidcentral.com

Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Business, Financial & Legal news at our Business, Financial & Legal news index page.

Do you get our news RSS feed? Get It!

Post a Comment about this news

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts

Latest Downloads

View More Latest Downloads

TweakTown Web Poll

Question: Did EA kill the Battlefield franchise with the terrible BF4 issues?

Yes, Battlefield is doomed

No, Battlefield will live on strong

I'm not sure, but I know EA needs to improve its game

or View the Results

View More Polls

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases
Get TweakTown updates via Facebook!
Just click the "Like" button below