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Samsung expands lead in smartphone market: Gartner

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I like Samsung phones but numbers are not really accurate as apple peeps are waiting for iphone 5... do the math again a few months after iphone 5 is out to give a better picture.

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The other thing is revenue. I know that carriers carry some of the cost of the hardware, but I would say, on average, iPhones cost 3 to 4 times more, cash out of pocket than any Samsung phone (at least, here in the US where iPhones are only available from 2 carriers). Gross margins for iPhones are probably the envy of every mobile phone manufacturer.

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with people snapping up Samsung Galaxy smartphones powered by Google-backed Android software, Gartner reported

I wonder if its really necessary to keep reminding us that Samsung uses Android software...

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I wonder if its really necessary to keep reminding us that Samsung uses Android software...

Well they have their own OS, Bada, however I don't think that it is used on Galaxies.

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