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Pew: Smartphones overtake feature phones among adults in the U.S.

Pew Research Center on Thursday released a report stating smartphone owners now outnumber feature phone owners in the United States. Nearly half of adults in the U.S. own a smartphone as of February 2012, the firm said, up from 35% last May. 53% of cell phone owners indicated that their handset is a smartphone and since 88% of U.S. adults own a cell phone, a total of 46% of all American adults are smartphone users.
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55% of Americans own a smartphone

Technology : sCommerce (9 months ago)

Americans who own a smartphone are now quickly outnumbering those who do not have one. New research by the Pew Research Center found that over half of people in the US have a smartphone. Read Post

IDC: Smartphone shipments overtake feature phones in China, as Apple’s share halves

Technology : The Next Web Blog (2 years ago)

IDC‘s latest figures for China’s mobile market are out and the research firm has revealed that smartphone shipments outnumbered that of feature phones for the first time, according to data... Read Post

Half of American Mobile Customers Own Smartphones, Says Nielsen

Technology : Bits (2 years ago)

In the United States, smartphones are on track to outnumber traditional cellphones this year. As of February, about half of all Americans with cellphones were using smartphones, according to Nielsen, a research firm. Read Post

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