“Top ten” in mobile phone sales at Telia’s stores in July

The Sony Ericsson K750i topped the list of best-selling mobile telephones in Telia’s stores in Sweden during July 2005. The phone moved considerably up the list, advancing from eighth place in June.

In other respects, there were few changes to the top ten list. Only one new model made the list, the Nokia 3220 – a phone with a reduced price that is part of a sales campaign. Six of the models on the list have built-in cameras and eight are preconfigured for Telia SurfPort (previouslyTelia Go).

Telia, with 77 stores, is the largest retail chain in Sweden for telecom products and one of Sweden’s largest resellers of mobile phones.

July ranking June ranking Handset model Note
1 8 SonyEricsson K750i SP + K
2 2 Nokia 3120 R
3 3 Samsung SGH-X640 SP + K + R
4 6 Samsung SGH-X480 SP + R
5 1 SonyEricsson T290i SP + R
6 4 Samsung SGH-Z500 SP + K + 3G
7 5 Nokia 5140 SP + K + R
8 New Nokia 3220 SP + K + R
9 9 Siemens A65 R
10 7 Sony Ericsson K700i SP + K

Explanation for abbreviations under Note: R – sold with Telia Refill prepaid card; SP – sold with preconfigured Telia SurfPort subscription; K – with built-in camera, (+K – sold packaged with camera), 3G – for both GSM and 3G networks.


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TeliaSonera is the leading telecommunications company in the Nordic and Baltic regions. At the end of December 2004 TeliaSonera had 15,411,000 mobile customers (51,359,000 incl. associated companies) and 8,312,000 fixed telephony customers (8,943,000 incl. associated companies) and 2,017,000 internet customers (2,056,000 incl. associated companies). Outside the home markets TeliaSonera has extensive interests in the growth markets in Russia, Turkey and Eurasia. TeliaSonera is listed on the Stockholm Exchange and the Helsinki Exchanges. Pro forma net sales January-December 2004 amounted to SEK 81.9 billion (EUR 9.08 billion). The number of employees was 29,082.