comScore: Microsoft Windows Phone 7 Market Share Slips To 8%

Posted Mar 8, 2011

According to comScore, Microsoft’s share of the U.S. smartphone market is about 8%. It slid down from 9.7% at the end of October. Windows Phone 7 was released on October 21 in Europe and Asia and November 8 in North America. Google Android’s market share increase to 31.2% from 23.5%. Apple remains on top at 24.7% at the end of January. It is highly likely that the Nokia-Microsoft deal could help Windows Phone 7 increase in market share. [Seattle Pi]