Samsung smashes Apple as smartphone explosion continues in Q2

wochit technology
July 26, 2013 AT 9:30 AM
High-end smartphone sales growth might be slowing, but that didn't stop the global smartphone market from growing 52.3% on-year in the second quarter. IDC issued its Q2 2013 shipment estimates following the release of Samsung's audited second-quarter results, which showed that Samsung shipped 72.4 million smartphones last quarter, good for 30.4% of the global market.