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Android to rank second on mobile OS market in 2010

Saturday 11 September 2010 | 05:02 CET | News
The worldwide mobile operating system (OS) market will be dominated by Symbian and Android, as the two OSs will account for 59.8 percent of mobile OS sales by 2014, according to a study by Gartner. Symbian is expected to remain at the top of Gartner's worldwide OS ranking due to Nokia's volume and the push into more mass market price points. However, by the end of the forecast period, the No. 1 position will be contested with Android. Communication service providers' marketing and vendor support for Android-based smartphones will push the platform to the second-largest platform rank,

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / LG / Motorola / Nokia / Research In Motion / Samsung / Sony Ericsson
Countries: World
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