Samsung Electronics reigned supreme among Android vendors in the fourth quarter, as its successful smartphone business helped drive an uptick in the company's fourth-quarter profit.
The Korean consumer electronics giant today reported a profit of 4 trillion Korean won, or $3.56 billion, up 8.5 percent from a year-earlier profit of 3.42 trillion Korean won.
The company's revenue advanced more than 13 percent to 47.3 trillion Korean won ($42.15 billion).
Propelling Samsung's profit and revenue was its mobile devices business, which saw tremendous success with the Galaxy line of Android smartphones. The Galaxy … Read more