Flemish smartphone penetration rises to 90%, Netflix used by 40% of households

Friday 21 February 2020 | 09:42 CET | News
Three-quarters of households in Flanders now own three or more smart devices, according to the annual Digimeter survey by Imec. Nine in ten (90%) have smartphones, up eight percent points from 2018. The report also shows growing take-up of streaming services, with Netflix available to 40 percent and Spotify used by 37 percent. 

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Companies: IMEC / Netflix / Spotify
Countries: Belgium
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