Nokia had 56.4% of the smartphone market in 2006

According to ABI Research, Nokia has maintained its leadership position with a 56.4% share of the 70.9 mln units shipped in 2006. Nokia sold 40 mln smartphones in 2006, compared to 28.5 mln in 2005. Motorola also had a strong 2006 and occupied the second position with 8.5% market share.