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Android to take up 70% of global shipments next year

Friday 7 December 2012 | 00:12 CET | News
Shipments of Android phones are expected to top 600 million units or over 70 percent of global smartphone shipments in 2013, according to Digitimes Research estimates. iOS is expected to trail Android to take the number two position in the OS ratings with a 20 percent share, while other smartphone platforms will share the remaining 10 percent next year. Shipments of Windows Phones will grow 150 percent on year to 52.5 million units for a 6.1 percent share, followed by RIM's BlackBerry devices with a 3.7 percent share. Other platforms, including Tizen and Firefox, will take up a portion lower

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