Research firm Gartner has released its study of second quarter global mobile sales and, to the surprise of no one, Android and Apple are dominating the smartphone market. Globally, smartphone sales were near 107.7 million, of which Android was the top performer (43.4% on sales of 46.7 million units) and iOS was third (18.2% on sales of 19.6 million). Between the two, they accounted for 62% of smartphone sales worldwide.
Worldwide mobile phone sales fell 3.1% in the third quarter from a year ago, market research firm Gartner reports, to almost 428 million units. Smartphone sales were up 46.9% from a year ago, and accounted for 39.6% of overall mobil... Read Post
Watch out dumb phones, the smartphones are piling on. The global sale of smartphones during the third quarter nearly doubled over the same period last year, to 80 million, said research firm Gartner Inc. in a report Wednesday. Smart... Read Post