295 mln mobile phones shipped in Q4 2006

In Q4 2006 mobile phone vendors shipped a total of 294.9 mln units, or 19.7% more than the 246.4 mln units they shipped in Q4 2005. This also marked a record shipment volume for a single quarter.

Top mobile phone vendors in Q4 2006
  Q4 2006 Q4 2005 Growth
Vendor Shipments Share Shipments Share YTY
Nokia 105,500,000 35.8% 83,700,000 34.0% 26.0%
Motorola 65,700,000 22.3% 44,700,000 18.1% 47.0%
Samsung 32,000,000 10.9% 27,200,000 11.0% 17.6%
Sony Ericsson 26,000,000 8.8% 16,100,000 6.5% 61.5%
LG Electronics 17,000,000 5.8% 16,200,000 6.6% 4.9%
Others 48,700,000 16.5% 58,500,000 23.7% -16.8%
Total 294,900,000 100.0% 246,400,000 100.0% 19.7%
Source: IDC