US cell phone sales down 13% in Q2 2008

28 mln cell phones were sold in the United States in Q2 2008, a decline of 13% from Q2 2007. The total value of the market was down only 2% from Q2 2007, at $2.4 bln, according to NPD. Motorola’s phones were the most popular, but its share of the units sold dropped to 21%, from 32% in 2007.