Nokia Still Leads in Q4 Worldwide Smartphone Sales

April 2009
Wireless Week;4/1/2009 Supplement, p38
Trade Publication
The article reports on the strong demand of smartphones in the U.S. markets in 2008. According to a survey, the worldwide sales of smartphones to end-users has attained 38.1 million units in the fourth quarter, an increase of 3.7% from the same period in 2007. The survey shows that the year's total sales of smartphones has achieved about 139.3 million devices, up 13.9% compared in 2007.


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