Author Topic: NPD - BlackBerry No1 Smartphone OS in the U.S. Android beats iPhone to 2nd place  (Read 1575 times)

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http://www.androidcentral.com/android-sold-more-phones-apple-q1-analyst-reports

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PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Android operating system (OS) continued to shake up the U.S. mobile phone market in the first quarter (Q1) of 2010, moving past Apple to take the number-two position among smartphone operating systems, according to The NPD Group, a leading market research company. NPD’s wireless market research reveals that based on unit sales to consumers last quarter the Android operating system moved into second position at 28 percent behind RIM’s OS (36 percent) and ahead of Apple’s OS (21 percent).

Quite surprising really!   ;)


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very nice!    android is where it's at right now.    very cool to see the US public start to see how good it is.

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