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Samsung Electronics's top competitors include Apple, LG, Sony, Huawei, Electrolux, HTC, GoPro, Xiaomi and Intel.
Samsung Electronics
Samsung Electronics
Samsung Electronics is a company engaged in the manufacture and distribution of electronic products.
Apple
Apple
Apple is a multinational corporation that designs, manufactures and markets mobile communication and media devices.
LG
LG
LG is a company that provides electronic products.
Sony
Sony
Sony is a company that develops, designs, produces and sells electronic equipment, instruments, and devices for consumer, professional and industrial markets, as well as game hardware and software.
Huawei
Huawei
Huawei Technologies is a global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices.
Electrolux
Electrolux
Electrolux is a company specializing in home appliances and appliances for professional use.
HTC
HTC
HTC Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, assembles, processes, and sells smart mobile devices.
GoPro
GoPro
GoPro is a technology company manufacturing mountable and wearable action cameras and developing its own video-editing software.
Xiaomi
Xiaomi
Xiaomi is a company providing hardware, software and internet services.
Intel
Intel
Intel is a developer and manufacturer of microprocessors and other semiconductor components.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1938
Founding Date
1976
Founding Date
1958
Founding Date
1946
Founding Date
1987
Founding Date
1919
Founding Date
1997
Founding Date
2002
Founding Date
2010
Founding Date
1968
Type
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Private
Type
Public
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Tags
Locations
Locations
Suwon, KR HQ
Buenos Aires, AR
Surry Hills, AU
Wien, AT
Machelen, BE
Manaus, BR
Mississauga, CA
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Locations
Cupertino, US HQ
Sydney, AU
Toronto, CA
Paris, FR
Bengaluru, IN
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Locations
Seoul, KR HQ
Dely Ibrahim, DZ
Eastern Creek, AU
Wien, AT
Edegem, BE
Sao Paulo, BR
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Locations
Tokyo, JP HQ
Vicente López, AR
North Ryde, AU
Wien, AT
Zaventem, BE
Sarajevo, BA
São Paulo, BR
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Locations
Shenzhen, CN HQ
Kabol, AF
Tirana, AL
Alger, DZ
Dar El Beïda, DZ
Belas, AO
Buenos Aires, AR
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Locations
Stockholm, SE HQ
Buenos Aires, AR
Rosario, AR
Dudley Park, AU
Mascot, AU
Innsbruck, AT
Brussel, BE
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Locations
Taoyuan District, TW HQ
Bogotá, CO
Mexico City, MX
Slough, GB
Chicago, US
San Francisco, US
Seattle, US
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Locations
San Mateo, US HQ
Prahran, AU
Shanghai, CN
Shenzhen, CN
Issy Les Moulineaux, FR
München, DE
Hong Kong, HK
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Locations
CN HQ
Singapore, SG
Madrid, ES
Locations
Santa Clara, US HQ
Vicente López, AR
Melbourne, AU
Linz, AT
Linz, AT
Villach, AT
Etterbeek, BE
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Employees
Employees
309,6303% decrease
Employees
137,0004% increase
Employees
73,7732% decrease
Employees
114,4002% decrease
Employees
194,000
Employees
54,4193% decrease
Employees
N/A
Employees
9264% increase
Employees
17,9656% increase
Employees
110,8001% decrease
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
1.4 t
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
77.8 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
4.7 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
742.2 m
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
266.4 b
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
506.5 k
Twitter followers
4.4 m
Twitter followers
344.4 k
Twitter followers
4.5 m
Twitter followers
3.3 m
Twitter followers
54.2 k
Twitter followers
2.5 m
Twitter followers
2.2 m
Twitter followers
2.3 m
Twitter followers
4.8 m
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
24
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
815
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
207
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
638
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
12
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
17
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
328
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
139
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
49
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2.5 k
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1.7
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1.4 k
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
43.9
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
5.3
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
54.6
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
32.1
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1 k
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
27.3
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
17.67%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
99.03%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
49.22%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
35.98%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
89.8%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
387
Alexa Website Rank
51
Alexa Website Rank
2376
Alexa Website Rank
5054
Alexa Website Rank
1145
Alexa Website Rank
185310
Alexa Website Rank
48299
Alexa Website Rank
6332
Alexa Website Rank
525
Alexa Website Rank
981
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
3.5
Employee Rating
4.1
Employee Rating
3.4
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
3.5
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
3.2
Employee Rating
3.4
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
4.0

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
₩230.4t (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$260.2b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
₩61.3t (FY, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
¥8.7t (FY, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
¥850b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
kr124.1b (FY, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
$1.2b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
¥114.6b (FY, 2017)
Revenue (est.)
$72b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
₩147.2t (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$161.8b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
₩46.3t (FY, 2018)
Cost of goods
¥5.2t (FY, 2018)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
kr100.9b (FY, 2018)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
$781.9m (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
¥99.5b (FY, 2017)
Cost of goods
$29.8b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
Gross profit
₩83.2t (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$98.4b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
₩15.1t (FY, 2018)
Gross profit
¥3.5t (FY, 2018)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
kr23.2b (FY, 2018)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
$412.8m (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
¥15.2b (FY, 2017)
Gross profit
$42.1b (FY, 2019)
Net income
Net income
₩21.7t (FY, 2019)
Net income
$55.3b (FY, 2019)
Net income
₩1.5t (FY, 2018)
Net income
¥966.6b (FY, 2018)
Net income
N/A
Net income
kr3.8b (FY, 2018)
Net income
N/A
Net income
($14.6m) (FY, 2019)
Net income
(¥43.9b) (FY, 2017)
Net income
$21b (FY, 2019)

Operating

Countries
Countries
74 (FY, 2018)
Countries
21 (May, 2017)
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
170 (Nov, 2019)
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
100 (FY, 2019)
Countries
74 (Q1, 2018)
Countries
N/A
Mobile Payment Apps Users (U.S.)
Mobile Payment Apps Users (U.S.)
9.9 m (May, 2018)
Mobile Payment Apps Users (U.S.)
22 m (May, 2018)
Mobile Payment Apps Users (U.S.)
N/A
Mobile Payment Apps Users (U.S.)
N/A
Mobile Payment Apps Users (U.S.)
N/A
Mobile Payment Apps Users (U.S.)
N/A
Mobile Payment Apps Users (U.S.)
N/A
Mobile Payment Apps Users (U.S.)
N/A
Mobile Payment Apps Users (U.S.)
N/A
Mobile Payment Apps Users (U.S.)
N/A
Patents (Foreign)
Patents (Foreign)
N/A
Patents (Foreign)
N/A
Patents (Foreign)
N/A
Patents (Foreign)
N/A
Patents (Foreign)
44.4 k (FY, 2018)
Patents (Foreign)
N/A
Patents (Foreign)
N/A
Patents (Foreign)
314 (FY, 2019)
Patents (Foreign)
N/A
Patents (Foreign)
N/A
Patents (US)
Patents (US)
49.8 k (Q3, 2018)
Patents (US)
N/A
Patents (US)
N/A
Patents (US)
N/A
Patents (US)
N/A
Patents (US)
N/A
Patents (US)
N/A
Patents (US)
682 (FY, 2019)
Patents (US)
N/A
Patents (US)
2.8 k (FY, 2016)
Patents Issued
Patents Issued
134.4 k (Q3, 2018)
Patents Issued
N/A
Patents Issued
74.7 k (Apr, 2019)
Patents Issued
N/A
Patents Issued
87.8 k (Nov, 2019)
Patents Issued
N/A
Patents Issued
N/A
Patents Issued
N/A
Patents Issued
7 k (Q1, 2018)
Patents Issued
N/A
Smartphones Shipped
Smartphones Shipped
296.9 m (FY, 2019)
Smartphones Shipped
185.2 m (FY, 2019)
Smartphones Shipped
N/A
Smartphones Shipped
N/A
Smartphones Shipped
238.7 m (FY, 2019)
Smartphones Shipped
N/A
Smartphones Shipped
N/A
Smartphones Shipped
N/A
Smartphones Shipped
91.4 m (FY, 2017)
Smartphones Shipped
N/A
Smartphones Shipped (China)
Smartphones Shipped (China)
N/A
Smartphones Shipped (China)
34.2 m (FY, 2018)
Smartphones Shipped (China)
N/A
Smartphones Shipped (China)
N/A
Smartphones Shipped (China)
142 m (FY, 2019)
Smartphones Shipped (China)
N/A
Smartphones Shipped (China)
N/A
Smartphones Shipped (China)
N/A
Smartphones Shipped (China)
50 m (Y, 2018)
Smartphones Shipped (China)
N/A
Stores
Stores
N/A
Stores
496 (May, 2017)
Stores
N/A
Stores
N/A
Stores
N/A
Stores
N/A
Stores
N/A
Stores
30 k (FY, 2019)
Stores
N/A
Stores
N/A
Tablets Sold
Tablets Sold
N/A
Tablets Sold
43.5 m (FY, 2018)
Tablets Sold
N/A
Tablets Sold
N/A
Tablets Sold
10 m (FY, 2016)
Tablets Sold
N/A
Tablets Sold
N/A
Tablets Sold
N/A
Tablets Sold
N/A
Tablets Sold
N/A
Trademarks
Trademarks
N/A
Trademarks
N/A
Trademarks
4.2 k (Apr, 2019)
Trademarks
N/A
Trademarks
N/A
Trademarks
N/A
Trademarks
N/A
Trademarks
N/A
Trademarks
5.3 k (Q1, 2018)
Trademarks
N/A
Wearables Sold
Wearables Sold
N/A
Wearables Sold
2.8 m (Q2, 2017)
Wearables Sold
N/A
Wearables Sold
N/A
Wearables Sold
N/A
Wearables Sold
N/A
Wearables Sold
N/A
Wearables Sold
N/A
Wearables Sold
3.7 m (Q2, 2017)
Wearables Sold
N/A

Funding

Total funding raised
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 6.2b
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 288.2m
Total funding raised
$ 1.6b
Total funding raised
$ 2.5m
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HQ
Seoul, KR
Employees
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Tokyo, JP
Employees
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HQ
Shenzhen, CN
Employees
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