“The Samsung Galaxy SIII was the most recommended smartphone in a mystery shopper survey of eight leading retailers carried out by Informa Telecoms and Media,” The Telegraph reports. “While some retailers recommended Apple’s iPhone 5, rival manufacturers such as ZTE, Motorola, LG, Huawei and BlackBerry-maker RIM had little or no presence.”

“Apple and Samsung were just as likely to be promoted by advertising in the store or the shop window but sales assistants were far more likely to recommend Samsung,” The Telegraph reports. “In a press release, Informa said it was ‘likely that sales assistants see the Samsung devices as a safe bet to earn greater commissions.’”

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MacDailyNews Take: Spifftastic.

Always remember that they are “recommending” those Korean iPhone wannabes in order to line their own pockets which, quite likely, house their personal Apple iPhones. Don’t be a sucker!