Samsung Electronics says it plans on regaining its number one spot by value in the French mobile phone handset market from Apple by September this year

Samsung remains first in terms of volume, taking 39% of the market with 4.5 million phones sold, David Eberle, the head of Samsung’s French operations, told “AFP” ( However, the iPhone has helped Apple to the top spot in terms of value, with 26% to Samsung’s 25%, the article adds.