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A woman uses her smart phone at the Samsung Electronics Co. showroom of its headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013. A Seoul court rejected Samsung's claim that iPhone and iPad models violated three of its patents, another setback for the South Korean electronics giant in a global battle with Apple over rights to technologies that power smartphones and tablets. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

BEIJING (AP) — Sales of Apple Inc.'s iPhone are growing in China but their share of the smartphone market has shrunk. Apple faces intense competition from Samsung and Chinese brands. The following list shows how Apple's market share has declined over the past year while those of most of its biggest rivals have grown. All figures are percentages.

Samsung

Third quarter 2013: 21.2

Third quarter 2012: 14.1

Lenovo

Third quarter 2013: 12.5

Third quarter 2012: 13.0

Yulong

Third quarter 2013: 11.1

Third quarter 2012: 10.2

Huawei

Third quarter 2013: 9.1

Third quarter 2012: 9.4

Apple

Third quarter 2013: 6.2

Third quarter 2012: 7.9

Xiaomi

Third quarter 2013: 4.7

Third quarter 2012: 2.5

Others

Third quarter 2013: 35.2

Third quarter 2012: 42.9

Source: Canalys.

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