Dutch smartphone usage up 30% in past year

Thursday 4 August 2011 | 16:15 CET | News
More than four out of ten (42%) Dutch consumers were using a smartphone in the second quarter of 2011, an increase of more than 30 percent compared to the third quarter of 2010 when less than a third of consumers used smartphones (30%). Smartphones are used more by young people, with over 60 percent of 15-29 year-olds having a smartphone. Among the 60-64 age group, this is less than one in five. Similar to a half year ago, smartphone users are most often customers of T-Mobile and Vodafone, followed at a distance by Hi and KPN, according to the research by Telecompaper. Especially Hi, Vodafone

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / Hi / HTC / KPN / Nokia / Samsung / Telecompaper / T-Mobile / Vodafone
Countries: Netherlands
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