Thursday, April 17, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Amazon Announces Kindle Service For Samsung Devices
Nokia Halts Sales Of Lumia 2520 Tablet
TSMC Reports Quarterly Profit
Toshiba Debuts World's Fastest microSD Memory Cards
PlayStation 4 Sales Surpass 7.0 Million Units
Google Reports Lower Than Expected First Quarter revenue
AMD Demonstrates Next-Gen x86 APU Running Fedora Linux
Lenovo Introduces A to Z and FLEX 2 series Of Laptops and Desktops
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > Mobiles > Android...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, March 08, 2011
Android Captures #1 Position in Smartphone Market


Google's Android has surged past Blackberry maker Research in Motion to become the leading smartphone platform in the United States, market tracking firm comScore said Monday.

comScore released data from the comScore MobiLens service, reporting key trends in the U.S. mobile phone industry during the three month average period ending January 2011.

According to comScore, Google Android captured the #1 ranking among smartphone platforms for the first time in January with 31.2 percent market share. RIM ranked second with 30.4 percent market share, followed by Apple with 24.7 percent. Microsoft (8.0 percent) and Palm (3.2 percent) rounded out the top five.

The study surveyed more than 30,000 U.S. mobile subscribers and found Samsung to be the top handset manufacturer overall with 24.9 percent market share. Google Android took the lead among smartphone platforms with 31.2 percent market share, after two short months in second place.

For the three month average period ending in January, 234 million Americans ages 13 and older used mobile devices. Device manufacturer Samsung ranked as the top OEM with 24.9 percent of U.S. mobile subscribers, up 0.7 percentage points from the three month period ending in October. LG ranked second with 20.8 percent share, followed by Motorola (16.5 percent), RIM (8.6 percent) and Apple (7.0 percent), comScore's study found.


Previous
Next
Updated Google Maps Route You Around Traffic        All News        JVC's Full HD 3D Consumer Camcorder Coming In the U.S.
Google Instant Previews Available On Mobile     Mobiles News      Nokia Releases Nokia X1-00 Music Phone To Emerging Markets

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Apple Remains Top Smartphone Maker In February, Yahoo Expands Mobile Audience Reach
Launch Your Android Phone’s Camera with Your Voice
Google Android Wear Coming On Wearables
Benchmark Vendor Says Samsung, Sony Phones Inflate Gaming Tests
LG Set To Become 3rd Leading Smartphone Manufacturer
Smartphone Growth Expected to Slow by 2017
Android Extended Lead Over iOS
Windows Malware Infects Android Devices
Researchers Find VPN Vulnerability On Android Phones
More Than 1 Billion Android Devices to Ship This Year
Google Removes Privacy Feature From Android
Android App Shared Users' Location, Device ID Without Consumers' Knowledge

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .