Seoul - mobile phone vendor rated Asian origin have a good chance to pursue the rule of Apple. Introducing iPhone 4S deemed a failure to satisfy investors and fans of Apple, giving vendors the opportunity to reap Android smartphone market share.
Value of the stock Samsung, HTC and LG rose after the announcement of the iPhone 4S. While Apple's stock value fell slightly. Asian trio in the top can be aggressively promoting its high-end models before year-end holiday season and rival the iPhone.
"Apple is no longer the lead, its cloud services even behind Android. Currently they only sell based on brand loyalty. Users may wait to buy the next iPhone, but if I can not wait, they may switch to a brand with better specs," says KC Lu, an analyst at Gartner.
iPhone 4S 4 identical design to the iPhone, Apple's disappointing fans who had waited more than the presence of the iPhone last year. Although a number of advanced features, iPhone 4S considered not meet the criteria as a must-have smartphone.
"Samsung's main anxiety is the momentum will be slowed down by the arrival of the new iPhone, but now no longer so because the new iPhone failed to attract many people," said Kim Young-chan, an analyst at Shinhan Investment Corp., quoted by Reuters on Wednesday