Android to overtake iPhone sales in France next year - IDC

Friday 19 November 2010 | 09:09 CET | News
Android phone sales are forecast to overtake iPhone sales in France in 2011, according to IDC. Of France's projected smartphone sales of about 8 million in 2011, 29 percent are expected to be Androids and 26 percent iPhones. By 2012 the installed base of Android phones is likely to be greater than iPhones in circulation. IDC expects Android to have a 30 percent share of French smartphone sales in 2013, up from 18 percent in 2010 and 2 percent in 2009. iPhones are expected to make up 24 percent of smartphone sales in 2013 versus 29 percent in 2010. Symbian wil have a 20 percent share in 2013

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Google / Microsoft / Research In Motion / Samsung / Sony Ericsson
Countries: France
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