Apple Keeps Gaining U.S. Smartphone Share [Charts]

Apple Keeps Gaining U.S. Smartphone Share [Charts]

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Apple continues to slowly but surely gain U.S. smartphone share as Android drops slight and BlackBerry dips below Windows Phone, according to data from comScore MobiLens and Mobile Metrix for January 2014.

Apple ranked as the top smartphone manufacturer with 41.6 percent OEM market share, while Google Android led as the #1 smartphone platform with 51.7 percent platform market share. Google Sites ranked as the top mobile media property, while Facebook was the top individual app.

Smartphone OEM Market Share
159.8 million people in the U.S. owned smartphones (66.8 percent mobile market penetration) during the three months ending in January, up 7 percent since October. Apple ranked as the top OEM with 41.6 percent of U.S. smartphone subscribers (up 1 percentage point from October). Samsung ranked second with 26.7 percent market share (up 1.3 percentage points), followed by LG with 6.9 percent (up 0.3 percentage points), Motorola with 6.4 percent and HTC with 5.4 percent.
Apple Keeps Gaining U.S. Smartphone Share [Charts]

Smartphone Platform Market Share
Android ranked as the top smartphone platform in January with 51.7 percent market share, followed by Apple with 41.6 percent (up 1 percentage point), BlackBerry with 3.1 percent, Microsoft with 3.2 percent and Symbian with 0.2 percent.
Apple Keeps Gaining U.S. Smartphone Share [Charts]

Top Smartphone Properties & Apps
Google Sites ranked as the top web property on smartphones, reaching 89.4 percent of the mobile media audience (mobile browsing and app usage), followed by Facebook (86.6 percent), Yahoo Sites (86.2 percent) and Amazon Sites (69 percent). Facebook ranked as the top smartphone app, reaching 77.6 percent of the app audience, followed by Google Play (52.4 percent), YouTube (49.7 percent) and Google Search (48.9 percent).

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Apple Keeps Gaining U.S. Smartphone Share [Charts]
K - March 7, 2014 at 7:31pm
Even Samscum ain't on the site list either.
Camfella - March 7, 2014 at 7:18pm
I'm surprised I don't see WhatsApp on the list, I thought it had a bigger audience than Facebook Messenger?
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