Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a South Korean multinational electronics company headquartered in Suwon, South Korea. It is the world's largest manufacturer of consumer electronics and semiconductors by revenue. Samsung is a major manufacturer of electronic components such as lithium-ion batteries, semiconductors, chips and flash memory devices for clients such as Apple, Sony, HTC and Nokia.
It is the world's largest manufacturer of mobile phones and smartphones, started with the original Samsung Solstice and later, the popularity of its Samsung Galaxy line of devices. The company is also a major vendor of tablet computers, particularly its Android-powered Samsung Galaxy Tab collection. Samsung has been the world's largest television manufacturer since 2006, and the world's largest manufacturer of mobile phones since 2011. It is also the world's largest memory chips manufacturer.