comScore: Android #2 Smartphone Mobile OS Platforms, Ganis 7.3%, Samsung Top Mobile OEM Period Ending Dec. 2010

comScore today released data from the comScore MobiLens service, reporting key trends in the U.S. mobile phone industry during the three month average period ending Dec'10.OEM Market Share: 234 million Americans ages 13 and older used mobile devices. Device manufacturer Samsung ranked as the top OEM with 24.8% of U.S. mobile subscribers, up 1.3%tage points […]

comScore today released data from the comScore MobiLens service, reporting key trends in the U.S. mobile phone industry during the three month average period ending Dec'10.

OEM Market Share: 234 million Americans ages 13 and older used mobile devices. Device manufacturer Samsung ranked as the top OEM with 24.8% of U.S. mobile subscribers, up 1.3%tage points from the 3 month period ending in Sep. LG ranked second with 20.9% share, followed by Motorola 16.7%, RIM 8.5% and Nokia 7.0%.

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Smartphone Platform Market Share was led by the RIM with 31.6% market share of smartphones, while Google Android maintained position #2 with 28.7%, up 7.3 percentage points vs. Sep. Apple accounted 25.0% of smartphone subscribers (up 0.7%tage points), followed by Microsoft with 8.4% and Palm with 3.7%.

comscore:top smartphone mobile os platform-dec 31st

Mobile Content Usage: In Dec, 68% U.S. mobile subscribers used text messaging on their mobile device, up 1.0%tage points vs. the prior 3 month, while browsers were used by 36.4% (up 1.3%tage). Subscribers who used downloaded apps comprised 34.4%, up 1.3%tage. Accessing of social networking sites or blogs increased 1.5%tage, representing 24.7%. Playing games attracted 23.2%, while listening to music attracted 15.7%.

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[tags]market share,user stats,sms,texting,mobile music[/tags]

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