Samsung's flagship phones (s,s2) are rarely used bangladesh.s2 costs 58000tk/ usd 710$+
Anonymous, 01 Jun 2012Your point if very true, I think if it was just the 4s vs the s2 the apple would still come ou... moreif samsung have not produced galaxy note then the sell of galaxy s2 will be more than iphone 4. now apple have 3 iphone in the market 3gs,4,4s so people buying iphone doesnot have any other option n go for iphone 4s thus increases the no. of sell....
if sumone thinks its below apple,s iphone sale then he or she is mad bcoz samsung has various beautifull cellphone to use on like the famous GALAXY SII , GALAXY NOTE , GALAXY TAB which has various sizes what does iphone have just four verious models of iphone thats a crap thing iphone 2g , 3g , 3gs , 4g , 4s and there ipads such few models to offer thats why there sales are high they only have one new cellphone to sale on while the other brands samsung , nokia , sony , sonyericsson and l.g have differet varieties to offer and sale i dnt knw why some annoying guys love iphone , iphone has bluetooth bt do not share with other brand of cellphone jst only sharing iphone to iphone thats its 1st drawback 2nd u cannot use fully or completey the o.s of iphone without jailbreaking it thats a big crap i dont why still people love it , iphone still have the smallest screen as compare to its competiters the big one is SAMSUNG GALAXY S3 , now the android lovers just be clam not to shout on the iphone lovers bcoz soon they came to know the reality whos the best o.s in the world ..............
Whatchasay, 01 Jun 2012Serious post. I thought about that too, but I don't think that a single Android phone like th... moreYour point if very true, I think if it was just the 4s vs the s2 the apple would still come out on top but the gap would be much much smaller.
Apple have a very simples business plan which is to introduce a very few models, make the hype go crazy, keep it simple and bank roll :D. HTC was going in the right step with its One line of phones, but now there is a gold, desire C, Evo, one XL and its just going down hill. Samsung has 100 Galaxy phones, but clearly we see that alot of there smartphone sells come from the higher-end of the market.
Whatchasay, 01 Jun 2012You just bought an iPad. That means what YOU'RE saying is that Apple is making more money fro... moreDo I feel ripped-off?
God! Absolutely! I'm not daft enough to think that the price I'm paying is the price the product is worth!
I just don't understand why people 'associate' themselves with a brand... you're obviously loyal to Apple - but why one earth should it be 'good' or 'beneficial' to you that Apple makes more profit (I doubt either of us can afford shares!) - it makes no sense! (obviously you want them to keep being in business - but surely you can see that they rip-off consumers and take advantage of workers in some of the poorest countries to the hilt)
I had a Sammy GS2 for a year, loved it, decided to swap it for an Xperia Play for 6 months, just to try the controller and the emulators (fantastic) now I'm looking to get something else... Maybe a Nexus, maybe a Sony Mint when it comes out... it means I get full choice of products, regardless of manufacturer...
My issue with Apple is that they don't innovate.. in Steve Jobs' own words "we steal other people's ideas and improve on them..." - and they do it well... but they drip-feed features every year
TheMan, 01 Jun 2012Take that Android and Samsung haters take what? its still below the Apple sales.
ronhambog, 01 Jun 2012android rules!!!samsung RULES!!!really? samsung rules? is that why the sales of both the gs2 and galaxy note together are still below the sales of the iPhone 4S?
In terms of technology, Samsung's the best! In terms of sales, Apple Inc. is the best! iPhone technology is not up to the Android standards. Windows Phone 7 OS seems promising enough. It would be great if Microsoft implement Windows 7 PC OS into Smartphones
i hav to admit, that is truly rather impressive. but the iPhone 4S sales surpass this.
Anonymous, 01 Jun 2012Actual if you thought it through the only reason the no one android phone can get as much as a... moreSerious post. I thought about that too, but I don't think that a single Android phone like that would match the iPhone. The strength of Android is not in the specs or the openness of the software, regardless of what the diehards say, but in the variety of phones available. With or without keyboards, large, medium and small screens, price range, etc. If there were a single high end phone then that would put it and the iPhone in a much less crowded field. If that were to happen, then I think that the iPhone's ecosystem and brand reputation alone would make it still come out on top. Unless of course there was a price advantage. Does anyone have yearly sales numbers for the high end phones of Samsung, HTC, Sony and Moto? If we add them up that might give us a good indication of where the market might have been. But then again, those companies' phones all have diffrent specs, availiability, sizes, etc. So it would just be an extremely crude comparison at best.
mimi, 01 Jun 2012Sure the S2 sales will be more after the S3 fiascohi not being patronising but what is the s3 fiasco, i was going to buy one but wasn't aware there is/are any faults
Anonymous, 01 Jun 2012Fanbois are off course silly, and Samsung is a company that each division has to stand on its ... moreOh, of course. I agree with you. It is definitely a symbiotic relationship in that regard. I just like talking to the fanboys who try hard to make the connection that since Samsung manufactures it then they must have developed too.
samsung is for rich people, not for pool, most of the people are poor so authority should think for then....
Whatchasay, 01 Jun 2012Samsung manufactures parts for Apple, development is a different story. Either way, it's funn... moreFanbois are off course silly, and Samsung is a company that each division has to stand on its own. so apples business is very welcome. But lets not forget that there really isnt another company that can output the hardware to the quality and speed that apple demand as we saw with them dropping LG for making screens for the iPad. So both companies need each other.
Fongy, 01 Jun 2012Being impartial here... (and just having ordered an iPad, Apple do have some uses!) But yo... moreYou just bought an iPad. That means what YOU'RE saying is that Apple is making more money from you than other people. Do you feel ripped off? If you do then why did you buy it and not an Android one? They're taking your money too. People are willing to pay for a product with a quality ecosystem, stability and user experience. That's how business works. You give a company your money for a product you want. Every time you buy something, some company goes to the bank with your money.
Iamrightyouarestupid, 01 Jun 2012Erm....... This is purely because Samsung have a bucket load of smartphones on the market. App... moreActual if you thought it through the only reason the no one android phone can get as much as an iPhone is because there is always only 1 top end phone, compared to 30000 android top end phones. IF the S2 was the only high end phone of 2011 I'm sure it would have sells figures much closer to the iPhone
Anonymous, 01 Jun 2012Smartphone market share last quarter:1.samsung 2.apple
So this time apple is looser!sorry!
Erm....... This is purely because Samsung have a bucket load of smartphones on the market. Apple have achieved their market share with, erm, let's see, 2 phones?
The real test is market share per handset.....
And it wouldn't even close.....
I suggest that Samsung, along with yourself, are the real losers here.
stdio, 01 Jun 2012Overpriced products and lowcost jobs kind of obvious apple is "winning", but is that... moreSamsung manufactures parts for Apple, development is a different story. Either way, it's funny that Apple uses Samsung parts to get gangbuster profits. Maybe one day Samsung can copy that too. It's funny how Samsung fanboys like to bring up sales stats until someone mentions that Apple serves them a heaping slice of humble pie. Then they want to change the subject and talk about who is the "real deal." The real deal makes the real money.
Whatchasay, 01 Jun 2012Mobile phone profits:
If that's losing then Apple mus... moreBeing impartial here...
(and just having ordered an iPad, Apple do have some uses!)
But you do realise that what you're saying below is that Apple is making more money from you than other people, i.e. ripping you off more? I mean you get that, don't you?
Apple are indeed winning 'all the to the bank' with YOUR MONEY!!!
Mobile phone profits:
If that's losing then Apple must be crying...all the way to the bank.