SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(http://www.in-stat.com). Global smartphone growth this year will be strong globally, but even stronger in the US market.)--By 2013, Smartphones will double their share of all cellphones to about 20 percent, reports In-Stat (
“Strong demand is being driven by device manufacturers leveraging open OS device to re-invent the mobile phone experience”
“Strong demand is being driven by device manufacturers leveraging open OS device to re-invent the mobile phone experience,” says Frank Dickson, Vice President, Mobile Internet Group. “New and prospective smartphone buyers are drawn to new mobile applications, even though the median number of applications downloaded for all platforms, including the Apple iPhone, is relatively modest—below five applications per user for each platform.”
Recent research by In-Stat found the following:
The research, “Smartphones: Heading to the Mainstream” (#IN0804050WH), covers the worldwide market for smartphones. It includes:
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