Consistent with Kantar Worldpanel ComTech analysis agency, iOS share within the U.S. smartphone market in December final yr elevated by way of 6.three% in comparison with the identical length in 2011.
In December final yr, iOS share market within the U.S. used to be fifty one.2%. As stated above, the proportion of iOS has elevated, however the share of the running gadget Android, in distinction, lowered from forty four.eight% to forty four.2%, for this reason elevated and the hole between the competing structures. iOS and Android owns ninety five.four% of the market. The Canadian firm RIM has additionally persevered to lose floor within the U.S. market. For BlackBerry, the proportion within the U.S. fell from 6.1% to a paltry 1.1%.
Home windows Cellphone platform is rising in recognition amongst U.S. customers. Whereas in December 2011, the percentage of smartphones on Home windows Cellphone was once 2.2%, within the final yr, it elevated to 2.6%.