Samsung Galaxy S III was the best-selling smartphone in the III quarter of 2012

Samsung has announced the results of sales of its flagship smartphone Galaxy S III in the third quarter of this year. Over the last month is the second big statistical report from the Korean manufacturer of smartphone sales. Recall that Samsung has recently announced the sales of 30 million Galaxy S III just five months. In this particular case, the company stressed that its flagship became the best selling smartphone in the world in the third quarter of this year. So, it went around iPhone 4S, and the Samsung experience the first, when its smartphone for the quarter was realized a larger circulation than the product of Apple.

Galaxy S III

The Korean company has sold 18 million Galaxy S III and the device took 10.7% of the market (in the second quarter – 5.4 million or 3.5% of the market). Apple, in turn, sold 16.2 million iPhone 4S, the market share of the device was 9.7% (in the second quarter – 19.4 million, 12.7% of the market).
Galaxy S III – this is the sign for the Samsung model, which became the first best-selling in the world. To some extent this has contributed to a decline in sales of iPhone 4S, as people expected by the end of the third quarter release of iPhone 5. Incidentally, the latter also doing very well. During the short period of time that the device was present on the market in the third quarter, it sold 6,000,000 units. Market share of new product is 3.6%, which is even larger than share of Galaxy S III in the second quarter of this year.