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Samsung, Apple top Indian charts

Samsung, Apple and Sony are among the leading electronics brands in India when it comes to online purchase levels, new figures have shown.

According to eBay, the ecommerce group, Samsung manufactured 31 percent of all electronics products bought from its site during the first quarter of 2012.

It exactly matched this share in the mobile phone sector, thus registering the highest total of any company overall. Within this, however, Samsung’s scores hit 35 percent when considering smartphones, ahead of Sony and BlackBerry on 26 percent each.