In the Q1 2010, Nokia's share was 30.6 percent, so the drop was very steep.
Samsung held its second spot, at 16.1 percent, followed by LG at 5.6 percent.
Apple moved to 3.9 percent share, the only manufacturer in the top 5 to see a gain year-over-year.
Overall, mobile phone sales were up 19 percent YoY, and smartphone sales amounted to 23.6 percent of all phones sold.
Smartphone growth topped 85 percent, YoY.
Written by: Andre Yoskowitz @ 19 May 2011 21:38