When you think of wearables, you generally think of Android Wear or Fitbit fitness bands. But what if we told you that the second biggest manufacturer of wearables was actually a Chinese company, and that only one Android Wear manufacturer was in the top five? Yep, Xiaomi is the number two wearable vendor in the ... Read More »
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After the success of its new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge, Samsung has reclaimed its title as the world’s largest smartphone manufacturer. After Apple took the top spot, it seemed to be a wake up call for Samsung, indicating that it needed to do something different with this ... Read More »
Trusted technology research and advisory company Gartner has released its latest smartphone market share report today, and while the numbers spell bad news for Samsung (as bad as being the number two smartphone manufacturer in the world can be), Android is still on the rise globally.
According to Gartner, Samsung was ousted ... Read More »
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The latest market share numbers from analytics outfit comScore are available today, which means it’s time to take our regular three month look at how Android is doing in the US mobile market. Today it’s mostly good news for Android as a whole, and of course for worldwide leader Samsung.
When it comes to overall ... Read More »
Reactions to the Samsung Galaxy S5 haven’t been incredibly positive in the tech world lately, but that’s always the case with Samsung products. People really love to hate on the popular one, especially when there are very valid reasons to dislike the device. But that hasn’t stopped the Galaxy S5 from quickly becoming a success, ... Read More »
Love waking up with a fresh pile of market share statistics alongside your morning coffee? If you’re nodding your head in agreement, then today’s your lucky day. Research firm comScore has released its latest report on the state of the smartphone market in the U.S., giving us an idea of how widely-adopted each ... Read More »
Just how much weight one should put behind market share is debatable, but recent numbers from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech certainly make Android look good. According to Kantar Worldpanel, Android now owns a whopping 70.4 percent of the European market, while iOS sits at 17.8 percent.
You can argue web usage, Black Friday shopping numbers and ... Read More »
There’s no denying that Apple is still the leader in the tablet segment, but according to the latest figures from the IDC, Android OEMs are giving Apple a run for its money. In the third quarter, Apple’s tablet market share shrunk to 50.4%, down from 65.5% in Q2. Over the same time period, Samsung managed ... Read More »
ComScore has just released their latest quarterly mobile phone report, revealing the leaders in both platform and manufacturer market share in the US. Not much has changed since ComScore’s last report, which means Android and Samsung are still well in the lead.
According to ComScore, Android controls 50.9% of the smartphone ... Read More »
Android has finally broken the 50% market share hurdle, according to a quarterly report from comScore. Android continued its phenomenal level of growth for the quarter ending in March 2012, climbing 3.7% since the December survey. Android’s growth continues to come at the expense of RIM and Microsoft, who saw declines of 3.7% ... Read More »