Bonny Joy, Analyst at Strategy Analytics said, "Despite economic fears and a tightening on consumer-spend, mobile phone shipments in the United States reached 41.9 million units during Q2 2008, up 5.3 percent from 39.8 million in Q2 2007. Attractive bundling schemes from operators and a number of new handset launches from vendors kept replacement rates at a healthy level."
Neil Mawston, Director at Strategy Analytics, added, "Motorola had a good quarter and retained its number one position in the
Other findings from Strategy Analytics' report -- Blackberry Blows Past 10% Share in
Blackberry achieved double-digit marketshare in the
LG returned to second position in the