Nielsen: Two Out Of Three Phones Purchased In The U.S. Are Smartphones

Nielsen released a study that said two thirds of the phones bought in the U.S. in the last 3 months were smartphones.  This is a significant different from 2009 when smartphones made up 18% of the total mobile market.  Nielsen reported that Android now makes up 54.6% of all the smartphones and iPhones are at 36.3%.  About 4% of phones bought in the last 3 months were BlackBerrys.


This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at
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