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Android hits record 97% smartphone OS marketshare in India

Friday 5 August 2016 | 09:25 CET | News
India smartphone shipments grew by 19 percent year-on-year to 30.7 million units during the second quarter of 2016, compared to 25.8 million units in the second quarter of 2015. Android led the market with a record 97 percent smartphone OS market share in India, up from 90 percent a year ago, according to a report from Strategy Analytics. The report also shows that India is currently the world's third largest smartphone market, after China and the US.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / Strategy Analytics
Countries: India
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