Apple Finds Surprising Growth Market in Japan
An anti-Samsung bias in Japan is one reason Apple is thriving there
Ben Thompson @monkbent
Japan has been one of Apple’s best international markets for decades. So why is iPhone success surprising?
WSJ: ‘Apple Finds Surprising Growth Market in Japan’ | Daring Fireball
Why is the word “surprising” in this headline:
The iPhone was already the best-selling smartphone in Japan, before it was available on the country’s largest carrier, and somehow it’s “surprising” that Japan is a growth market?
WSJ: Apple Finds Surprising Growth Market in Japan | stratēchery by Ben Thompson