Samsung has monster quarter, ships 71.4 million phones (intomobile)
Samsung kicked all sorts of rumps last quarter, as the company shipped 71.4 million phones and its lineup of Galaxy S smartphones were a massive hit.
The mobile division of Samsung reported $9.2 billion in sales for its third quarter with a profit of about $1 billion. The company had sales rise 12% and it is the second-largest handset seller in the world behind Nokia.
While the vast majority of sales were low-end and feature phones, it is seeing success with its high-end products like the Galaxy S and Wave…