1.019 bln mobile phones shipped in 2006

Mobile phone vendors shipped a total of 1.019 bln units in 2006, or 22.5% more than the 832.8 mln units they shipped in 2005.

Mobile phone shipments in 2006
  Q4 2006 Q4 2005 Growth
Vendor Shipments Share Shipments Share YTY
Nokia 347,500,000 34.1% 264,900,000 31.8% 31.2%
Motorola 217,400,000 21.3% 146,000,000 17.5% 48.9%
Samsung 118,000,000 11.6% 102,800,000 12.3% 14.8%
Sony Ericsson 74,800,000 7.3% 51,100,000 6.1% 46.4%
LG Electronics 64,400,000 6.3% 54,900,000 6.6% 17.3%
Others 197,800,000 19.4% 213,100,000 25.6% -7.2%
Total 1,019,900,000 100.0% 832,800,000 100.0% 22.5%
Source: IDC