Opera: iOS is the leading platform for mobile ads
Among smartphone manufacturers, Apple has the lead, responsible for 43% of ad impressions over Opera's network. Samsung is next with a 17% share followed by the 10% owned by Nokia. Other OEMs like HTC, Motorola and BlackBerry each have less than a 4% share of mobile ad impressions on Opera's mobile ad network. When it comes to tablets, Apple's share of mobile ad revenue over Opera is a whopping 91%. Samsung is second with 6%, while Acer has 1%.
Opera's mobile ad partners had revenue of $400 million in 2012 and that figure is on target to hit $600 million this year. Opera Mediaeorks serves up more than 60 billion ad impressions a month over 13,000 sites and apps, reaching 400 million consumers each month.
Opera Mediaworks Q2 State of Mobile Advertising report
source: Opera via BGR
1. andrew1953 (Posts: 175; Member since: 13 Nov 2011)
Tried it but didn't like it. Preferred Dolphin Mini.
2. roscuthiii (Posts: 1859; Member since: 18 Jul 2010)
Which brings up the follow up question about statistics: In what percentage is Opera used by OS and by manufacturer compared to other browser choices?
3. Shubham412302 (Posts: 300; Member since: 09 Nov 2011)
no opera for wp is the reason of such a less figures.
only wm supported opera
4. fistigons (Posts: 263; Member since: 11 Feb 2012)
I love Opera. It crashes on my S3 and iPad all the time, but I still use it daily.
5. juandante (Posts: 368; Member since: 23 Apr 2013)
Symbian, the so called dead platform by Elop, still brings more revenue to the publishers than WP, LOL for the morron