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Android users were responsible for more than 40% of global mobile data usage in December

0. phoneArena 01 Jan 2014, 13:24 posted on

Based on data from a StatCounter chart, of the major mobile OS in use, only Android, Windows Phone and BlackBerry users ended the year snarfing up more data than they used starting back in December 2012. Those toting a device powered by Google's open source OS had consumed 33.19% in December 2012. A year later, that figure is at 43% and rising...

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posted on 01 Jan 2014, 13:28 4

1. Antimio (Posts: 166; Member since: 11 Nov 2013)


US is one thing. Globally...

posted on 01 Jan 2014, 13:30

2. ihavenoname (Posts: 1307; Member since: 18 Aug 2013)


Android and iOS are understandable, but why Windows Phone is so low in the chart? I thought it would be higher than BB at least.

posted on 01 Jan 2014, 13:31

3. Troysyx (Posts: 138; Member since: 30 Jul 2012)


Question....Why does samsung have its own chart???

posted on 01 Jan 2014, 13:32 1

4. ihavenoname (Posts: 1307; Member since: 18 Aug 2013)


Bada OS maybe, I'm not sure though.

posted on 01 Jan 2014, 15:39

10. sprockkets (Posts: 1146; Member since: 16 Jan 2012)


Probably due to the Samsung browser in their phones; it is not chrome, not the aosp android browser.

posted on 01 Jan 2014, 13:45

5. livyatan (Posts: 674; Member since: 19 Jun 2013)


Lol at the windows phone figures

posted on 01 Jan 2014, 14:32 3

6. SAYED-EJAZ (Posts: 220; Member since: 10 Oct 2013)


hehe who cares windows . windows is flopest in the decade !
no body can reach near to Samsung + android . Period.

posted on 01 Jan 2014, 15:00

7. nasznjoka (Posts: 314; Member since: 05 Oct 2012)


you just nailed it. windows? what's that a new rebel group in CONGO?

posted on 01 Jan 2014, 15:03 3

8. JerryTime (Posts: 468; Member since: 09 Nov 2013)


Not surprised considering how my much market share Android controls. I just like seeing the iOS line declining.

posted on 01 Jan 2014, 15:36

9. KiranPAUSER (Posts: 73; Member since: 15 Feb 2013)


Respect to s40.

posted on 05 Jan 2014, 08:15

11. sgodsell (Posts: 975; Member since: 16 Mar 2013)


Android with the chrome browser offers me the closest browsing experience to my laptop/notebook. Yes I know there are other browsers on the play store like Firefox, opera, and others. But for me I think chrome is the best feature packed mobile browser.

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