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Smartphone surpasses laptop in Belgian internet use

Thursday 19 January 2017 | 14:50 CET | News
The smartphone has become more common than the computer to access the internet in Belgium, according to a study by CIM, the national TV ratings and media research agency. Overall around 70 percent of Belgian internet users have smartphones, with a slightly higher percentage of 72 percent among French speakers. Penetration is highest among 12-34 year-olds, at around 80 percent, and is growing fastest among over-45s. Over half French speakers (54%) said they use a smartphone daily to connect to the internet, surpassing the laptop for the first time, which was used by 47 percent daily, and the

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