Apple still ahead in Irish smartphone market

Apple ships more smartphones in Ireland than any other mobile phone manufacturer, according to new figures from research firm IDC.

8th September, 2012

Apple ships more smartphones in Ireland than any other mobile phone manufacturer, according to new figures from research firm IDC.

The tech giant shipped 116,000 iPhones - almost 10,000 per week - into the Irish market between April and June of this year, according to IDC. This represented 35 per cent of the Irish smartphone market in that period.

Its rival Samsung, by comparison, shipped 99,000 smartphones into Ireland during the same period, representing 29 per cent of...

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