While Android leads in worldwide smartphone market share, Apple owns profit share. And it’s not even close. As the following chart from Asymco’s Horace Dediu shows, Apple has historically owned two-thirds of the smartphone market’s profit share. Samsung has generally owned the other third while all other Android OEMs were accumulating losses.
via Why the Apple-IBM Deal Is a Greater Threat to Android Than You Think | Innovation Insights | Wired.com.