Dediu reports, “This quarter saw a slight sequential decline in overall profit for the sector, but four vendors did not manage a profit from selling phones. Nokia, Motorola, Sony-Ericsson and LG all saw losses.”
“The other vendors split the slightly decreased pie with Apple getting two thirds of it (66.3%),” Dediu reports. “This share is up from 57% in Q1 and 50% in Q3 and Q4.”
Dediu offers a “‘before-and-after’ view of profit capture showing the change in profit share over a four year period.”
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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader "Kristian" for the heads up.]