Record 230 million smartphones shipped during Q2

According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics, global smartphone shipments jumped 47 per cent over last year to 230 million units in Q2 2013. Samsung accounting for much of the growth.

Samsung shipments grew 56 per cent, reaching 33 per cent market and a record 76 million units worldwide during the second quarter.

Apple shipped 31.2 million iPhones, up from 26.0 million over last year’s Q2.  LG global captured 5 per cent share and doubled shipments to 12.1 million units in Q2 2013. LG ,