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Over 10% of U.S. Mobile Phone Users Now on an iPhone

Friday November 4, 2011 11:55 am PDT by
comScore today released the results of its latest survey of mobile phone usage in the United States, noting that Apple has reached a milestone in surpassing a 10% share of the U.S. mobile phone market. As has been the recent trend, Apple again led the major phone manufacturers in growth between the three-month period ending in June and the period ending in September, growing by 1.3 percentage...
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iPad Surpasses iPhone in U.S. Internet Traffic, Nabs 97% Share of Tablet Traffic

Monday October 10, 2011 12:08 pm PDT by
Research firm comScore today announced the results of its latest study of digital media consumption in the United States, perhaps unsurprisingly finding that the iPad has continued to dominate the tablet industry and has even quickly overcome the iPhone's headstart to lead it in total traffic. Among iOS devices, the iPad is now responsible for more U.S. Internet traffic than the iPhone, taking...
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iPhone Approaches 10% of U.S. Installed Mobile Phone Base

Wednesday October 5, 2011 12:03 pm PDT by
comScore today released the results of its latest survey of mobile phone usage in the United States, revealing that Apple is quickly approaching a 10% share of the U.S. mobile phone market. Among the top mobile phone manufacturers, Apple led the pack in growth between the three-month period ending in May and the period ending in August, growing by 1.1 percentage point to hit 9.8% of the U.S....
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iPad Grabs 89% of Worldwide, 97% of U.S. Tablet Web Traffic

Thursday June 23, 2011 9:46 am PDT by
comScore today released a new report detailing its new metric for tracking web traffic by device and connection type. According to the data, Apple's iPad was responsible for 89% of worldwide tablet traffic in May, continuing to dominate the market it defined last year.The iPad is currently the dominant tablet device across all geographies, contributing more than 89 percent of tablet traffic...
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Apple Overtakes Research in Motion in U.S. Smartphone Usage Share

Friday June 3, 2011 9:16 am PDT by
comScore today released the results of its April survey of mobile phone usage in the United States, finding that Apple has nudged past Research in Motion to claim the second spot among smartphone platforms behind Android. According to the data, Android continues to widen its lead and now holds 36.4% of the market, while Apple's iOS holds 26.0% and Research in Motion's BlackBerry operating...
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iOS Platform Reach Exceeds Android's By 59% in U.S.

Wednesday April 20, 2011 12:35 pm PDT by
While much has been made of Android's rapid gains in the smartphone market that has seen it surge past the iPhone, a perhaps equally vocal contingent has pointed out that iOS is much larger than just the iPhone and that Android has only just started pushing into the tablet market and has yet to forge an effort into the non-phone touch device market. But yesterday, comScore finally put some...
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Verizon iPhone Leads U.S. Mobile Phone Sales in February as Android Surge Continues

Monday April 4, 2011 6:45 am PDT by
comScore late last week released the results of its latest monthly survey of U.S. mobile phone users, revealing that Apple's new CDMA iPhone released on Verizon that month ranked as the best-selling phone during the month. That performance helped boost Apple's share of the mobile phone market in the U.S. to 7.5% for the three-month period ending in February, up from 6.6% in the prior period. ...
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iPhone Finally Surpasses Windows Mobile in U.S. Smartphone Usage

Thursday December 17, 2009 7:42 am PST by
FierceDeveloper reports on data from research firm comScore showing that Apple's iPhone has finally surpassed Windows Mobile in share of the U.S. smartphone market usage. The data is based on monthly user surveys averaged on a quarterly basis, and thus reflects actual handsets in use rather than sales of new devices. According to comScore's data, approximately 36 million Americans are...

iPhone Users Far More Likely to Download Games and Apps

Monday February 2, 2009 12:17 am PST by
A new report from ComScore confirms what many mobile developers have already figured out. iPhone and iPod Touch users appear to be far more likely to download games than other smartphone users. ComScore notes that mobile phone gaming has increased 17% over the previous year thanks to the growth of mobile handhelds like the iPhone. Specifically, 32.4% of iPhone users have downloaded a game, ...

iPhone with 2.3% Market Share and Even Attracting Lower Income Households

Thursday October 30, 2008 1:43 pm PDT by
The Register reports on iPhone marketshare numbers for Q3 2008 as reported by research firm Strategy Analytics. According to the latest numbers, Apple ranks 6th amongst phone suppliers with 2.3% marketshare for Q3 2008. The numbers reflect unit sales rather than revenue. In contrast, Steve Jobs pointed out that when ranked by revenue, Apple ranks #3 amongst phone suppliers. This, of course,...