Samsung Surge Spurs Data War as Tariffs Slashed

Samsung Surge Spurs Data War as Tariffs Slashed

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A vendor displays a Samsung Electronics Co. Galaxy S II smartphone for a photograph at a retail store in Mumbai. India became the world’s third-largest smartphone market in the quarter ended March, surpassing Japan by shipping 6.6 million handsets. Of those, Samsung accounted for 42 percent.