Western European mobile handset market: Nokia – 35%, Samsung – 16%, Motorola – 15%

IDC published the data on mobile handset sales in Western Europe in Q2 2005. Nokia led the market with 35% share, distantly followed by Samsung at 16% and Motorola at 15.

Western European mobile handset market in Q2 2005

  Q2 2005 Q2 2004  
Vendor Shipments, mln Share, % Shipments, mln Share, % Growth
Nokia 13.1 35% 10.2 33% 28%
Samsung 6.0 16% 2.8 9% 113%
Motorola 5.8 15% 4.3 14% 34%
Sony Ericsson 4.0 11% 3.7 12% 10%
Siemens 2.4 6% 4.7 15% -49%
Others 6.3 17% 5.6 18% 13%
Total 37.6 100% 31.3 100% 20%
Source: IDC