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Samsung Dominates “Next 30” Countries Smartphone Market

by Rajeev Nair | Aug 25, 2016

The next 30 countries tracked constituted 20% of the overall smartphone market in Q2 2016. Samsung led in 28 of them in the quarter, except Bangladesh and Pakistan. It was the mid and entry priced devices that stood out for the vendor in these 30 countries, which included Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Chile, Colombia, Denmark, Egypt, Hong Kong, Hungary, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Kenya, Malaysia, Netherlands, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, Venezuela and Vietnam.  

Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam and Philippines led in terms of shipments in Q2 2016. More details available here per our latest report from the Handset Country Share Tracker (HCST) Service.

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