Samsung tops Apple to become the most profitable handset vendor in the world

wochit technology
July 26, 2013 AT 11:23 AM
Apple may still be the most profitable consumer electronics company in the world, but Samsung's successful Galaxy S4 launch helped the South Korea-based giant top Apple in the second quarter to become the world's most profitable handset vendor. Samsung posted second-quarter results that included a record operating profit of $6.9 billion on $51.7 billion in sales.