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Smartphones: Ringing In The Cash

With the world still reeling from the effects of the global economic crunch, you will be surprised to learn that more mobile phone users are switching to higher-end smartphones. Research conducted by Gartner revealed that while worldwide mobile phone sales fell an annualized 9.4% in the first-quarter, smartphone sales grew 12.7% on year. So which manufacturers are ringing up the cash registers? Click ahead to find out.

By Geraldine Tan
CNBC Asia Pacific
Posted 19 June 2009

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