The image below summarizes the latest report on smart devices shipment. As it shows Samsung and Apple are leading the market with Samsung having 21.8% share. This growth in shipping smart devices has increased every year and it is expected to break the record reaching 362 million shipments in the fourth quarter of 2012.
Will the smart device market reach its peak by 2016? or will it see more years of growth to come? Will Samsung and Apple take over the market making it between only these two companies? What is the best strategy for PC suppliers and PC software providers to sustain their market share and not become an "old fashion" in technology?