LG Calling on Android to Grow Sales in 2010
LG is expecting Android to help boost sales and grow their smart phone numbers for the coming year.Â Although not quite as heavily as Motorola, LG is betting on Android to get them into a double-digit share of the smart phones sold worldwide this year.Â
LG is slated to unveil roughly 20 smartphones this year, with better than half of them based on Android.Â Oddly enough, this contradicts the deal signed last year where LG said Windows Mobile would be the primary OS for smartphones.Â Not that we’re complaining.
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