Android maintains US smartphone sales lead in Q2

Wednesday 4 September 2013 | 16:41 CET | News
For the three month period ending in July, Android maintained its lead of smartphone sales, capturing 51.1 percent of the smartphone market, but saw a decline of 7.6 percent year on year. iOS grew 7.8 percent from the year ago quarter, capturing 43.4 percent of smartphone sales, according to new data from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech. For the period, little movement was seen among the other operating systems in the market. Windows grew half a percentage point to 3.5 percent of sales, while BlackBerry continued to decline, down 0.7 percent, to just 1.2 percent.

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Companies: BlackBerry / Sprint / T-Mobile / Verizon
Countries: United States
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