0
Wireless

Instagram, Snapchat to reach 1/3 of UK smartphones in 2017

Tuesday 7 February 2017 | 09:00 CET | News
Snapchat's user base in the UK grew by 90 percent last year to an estimated 11.2 million, according to eMarketer. The market researcher expects the Strong growth will continue this year, with Snapchat reaching 13.6 million users. That's equal to 31.8 percent of all UK smartphone users. Instgram's user base is already a bit bigger, after more than doubling in 2015 and last year reaching 12.2 million. In 2017, Instagram is expected to grow to 14.4 million users, or 33.7 percent of all smartphone users in the UK. By 2021, Snapchat and Instagram are expected to have user bases of 18.3 million and

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Facebook / Instagram / Snapchat / Twitter
Countries: United Kingdom
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Instagram to reach 20% of French web users in 2017 – study

Published 24 May 2017 07:58 CET | France
Instagram's user base in France is estimated to have increased to 8.5 million at the end of 2016 (+29.9% year-on-year), ...

Kudelski, Twitter agree partnership

Published 21 Feb 2017 13:43 CET | World
The Kudelski Group has signed on to a partnership with Twitter to explore innovation in video technologies. The two companies ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

20 Apr Grameenphone Q1 2021
20 Apr Netflix Q1 2021
20 Apr Atos Q1 2021
20 Apr Iridium Communications Q1 2021
20 Apr Apple 'Spring Loaded' event
21 Apr Elisa Q1 2021
21 Apr HKBN H1 results
21 Apr Crown Castle Q1 2021
21 Apr Netgear Q1 2021
21 Apr Orange Belgium Q1 2021
21 Apr Verizon Q1 2021
21 Apr Rogers Communications Q1 2021
21 Apr Comcast Q1 2021
21 Apr Ericsson Q1 2021
21 Apr Vivendi Q1 2021
21 Apr Proximus AGM
22 Apr Tele2 Q1 2021
22 Apr AT&T Q1 2021
22 Apr Orange Q1 2021
22 Apr VeriSign Q1 2021
22 Apr Nordic Entertainment (NENT) Q1
22 Apr Intel Q1 2021
22 Apr Snap Q1 2021
22 Apr FCC meeting
23 Apr Telia Q1 2021
25 Apr Vodafone Qatar Q1 2021
26 Apr SBA Communications Q1 2021
27 Apr A10 Networks Q1 2021
27 Apr AudioCodes Q1 2021
27 Apr Mediaset FY results
::: More Calendar Items