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NOV 19, 2013 - Yahoo! News

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Analysis: In China's smartphone boom, market share trumps margins

Savvy U.S. chipmakers are hitching their wagons to Chinese smartphone makers, willing to sacrifice profit margins to boost sales volumes in the world's second-largest mobile phone market. As demand in developed economies stagnates, a handful of component suppliers, including Qualcomm Inc and Synaptics Inc, have left competitors in their wake by expanding in China, where sales of cheap phones made by home-grown companies eclipse pricier models made by Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and Apple Inc. Increased exposure to China has diluted chipmakers' gross profit margins to somewhere in the mid-40 ... Read More

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