Source: Strategy Analytics
quote: Android has around 75% of the market share for smartphones, but only 43% of the profits. Wonder who is still getting most of the rest of that pie??
quote: the latter makes more money.
quote: Well, if you're saying their profit % is low then the consumers are the ones winning! Only certain pretty shady companies will charge excessive costs to raise up their profits and keep up the image that it's a higher end phone.
quote: Android has around 75% of the market share for smartphones, but only 43% of the profits.
quote: Strategy Analytics believes that Samsung is such a heavyweight in the Android smartphone market that it could use its power to request first or exclusive updates for Android software before rival manufacturers.