Report: BlackBerry Achieves Record Smartphone Share Of 20 Percent In Q3

Worldwide Smartphone Sales Chart

Smartphones continue to be the fastest-growing mobile device segment in the third quarter with sales surpassing 41 million units worldwide, representing a 13 percent jump over the same period last year. That compares to overall total phone sales of 308.9 million, which increased 0.1 percent over last year, Gartner reports.

As smartphone sales ramp, the competition is heating up between the various handset vendors. Nokia

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