Mobile smart device shipments up 105% in Q2 2005

Overall global shipments of smart mobile devices are up 105% YTY in Q2 2005, Canalys Research says. Converged devices up 186%, handhelds down 14%. Nokia’s share grew to 55%, with it shipping 6.7 mln smart phones. Palm retains second place as its smart phones grew more than 200%, but handhelds fell 32%. RIM, #3, ships almost 900,000 converged devices, on target for its first mln-unit quarter

Smart mobile device market in Q2 2005
  Q2 2005 Q2 2004 Growth
  Shipments Share Shipments Share  
Total 12,185,600 100.0% 5,933,330 100.0% 105.4%
Nokia 6,695,800 54.9% 1,967,550 33.2% 240.3%
Palm 1,057,420 8.7% 1,067,880 18.0% -1.0%
RIM 897,280 7.4% 487,600 8.2% 84.0%
Motorola 556,050 4.6% 75,450 1.3% 637.0%
Fujitsu 527,890 4.3% 146,830 2.5% 259.5%
Others 2,451,160 20.1% 2,188,020 36.9% 12.0%
Source: Canalys Research