Research In Motion (RIM): 100 Million BlackBerry Smartphones Sold

On June 24 Research In Motion (RIM) announced first quarter results ended on May 29, 2010. The main highlight was that BlackBerry smartphone shipments grew 43% Y/Y to 11.2 million pushing the cumulative total number of BlackBerry shipments to over 100 million. BlackBerry subscribers also increased 60% Y/Y to 46 million with 4.9 million new ones added in the first quarter. Read the press release (PDF) for more details. Even with tremendous buzz and demand for Apple’s iPhone 4 it seems the enterprise continues to favor the BlackBerry from RIM. Not surprising, for now.