Better Buy: Samsung vs. Amazon

Tech analysts Jeremy Phillips and Eric Bleeker debate Samsung versus Eric thinks Samsung is interesting because it has become the de facto No. 2 player in the smartphone space, even challenging Apple. However, hardware makers that don't own the underlying operating system tend to fall behind, as we've seen with Hewlett-Packard and Dell. Eric thinks Samsung could also see its popularity fall, while Amazon will hold strong for 15 years.

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