|IDC Mobile Smartphone OS Marketshare|
Global Smartphone OS : The Making of Android Dominance
|Daily Mobile Activation :2010 to 2013|
79% of smartphones shipped in Q2 of 2013 were Androids: IDC "The latest numbers from IDC confirms the dominance of Android has it marches towards the 80% mark . In comparison iOS from Apple stable is steadily sinking
The report shows that nearly 79.3 percent of smartphones shipped in Q2 of 2013 were Android devices with over 187.4 million Android units shipped. In Q2 of 2012 over 102 million Android units were shipped, which is market share of 69.1%
Apple's share of the global market slid to 13.2% percent in Q3,2013 from 16.6% in the year-earlier period. Handsets running Android, meanwhile, jumped to 79.3 percent from 69.1 %
No 3 and 4 was lead by Windows Phone with 8.7 million units shipped for 3.7 percent of the and BlackBerry with 6.8 million units shipped for 2.9 percent of the global market share.
Out of Mobile Vendors ,Samsung shipped 73.3 million Android phones which represent 39.1 percent of Android phones shipped. LG was number two on the list of Android vendors with 12.1 million smartphones shipped."