For years, Nokia has led all handset vendors in unit shipments. But this year, Samsung believes it can change that.
The company's chief executive, Choi Gee-sung, yesterday told Reuters in an interview in Las Vegas, where CES 2012 is taking place this week, that he believes his company's total handset shipments this year will be higher than those of Nokia's. He didn't say how many handsets Samsung expects to sell this year, but pointed to his company's strong shipment growth to bolster his point.
And what growth it has been. Just last month, Samsung announced that it had sold over 300 million handsets worldwide at the end of November. … Read more