Lenovo, with headquarters in Beijing and in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, entered the wireless Internet market in 2010. It has launched smartphones and Web-linked tablet computers to compete with Apple Inc. and South Korea's Samsung Electronics Corp.
The company said quarterly sales in North America, traditionally a weak area for Lenovo, rose 13 percent over a year earlier to $1.2 billion, accounting for 15 percent of the global total. It said its market share rose 1.8 percentage points to 9.3 percent.
In its home China market, quarterly sales rose 8 percent to $3.1 billion and revenue for mobile Internet products rose 74 percent.
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