“Samsung Electronics has become the world’s top seller of LED-backlit LCD monitors, according to a Korean news report,” Amy Fan and Alex Wolfgram report for DigiTimes.
“Samsung still lags behind Apple in the North American 24-inch and above LED LCD monitor market with a market share of 24.3% and is looking to snatch the top spot, the report cited DisplaySearch as indicating,” Fan and Wolfgram report. “Apple constitutes 26.2% of that market but has seen a huge drop since 2010 when it had 53.3%. Samsung’s current market share in North America has jumped considerably from its previous 12.3%.”
Fan and Wolfgram report, “In terms of 24-inch and above LED-backlit LCD monitors, the company held 34.7% of the global market in 2011, pushing Apple’s 2010 top ranking to second and made up 78.1% of the market share in Central and South America.”
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