The company Samsung Mobile is the trade name of the smartphone division of South Korean company. Samsung mobile phones using the technologies used by major mobile telecommunication operators in the world: CDMA, GSM, GPRS and HSDPA. Since 2012, Samsung dominates the mobile phone market worldwide, taking 27% market share, followed by Microsoft Mobile US (11.6%) and the US also Apple with 10.8%. Samsung also dominates in the Android operating system worldwide, with 63.3% market share. Since its founding in the Korean city of Suwon in 1969, Samsung Electronics has become a multinational technology leader worldwide, with more than 200 subsidiaries. Among its portfolio of products include televisions, monitors, printers and appliances, such as refrigerators and washing machines, as well as modern telecommunication devices such as smartphones and tablets. Samsung also leads the production of major electronic components, among which DRAM memory modules and semiconductors. Samsung aims to create and market products and services that increase the quality of life of its customers around the world. It also has a strong commitment to improving society in general with its constant search for breakthrough innovations and value creation.