Android stats update: 1 billion 30-day users, 62% tablet market share

Android stats update: 1 billion 30-day users, 62% tablet market share
Android head Sundar Pichai has kicked off Google I/O 2014 with some status updates about the platform, and there’s plenty of good news for Android users and developers.

The Android platform has witnessed double the growth throughout the years, and this year we are seeing some tremendous growth as well.

Android activations have reached a whopping 1 billion for a 30-day period. Tablets are also not lagging behind either - Android’s market share in the tablet market stands at the commanding 62%.

Take a look at the stats that Sundar Pichai presented on stage below.

Images courtesy of TheVerge.



1. Carlitos

Posts: 681; Member since: Oct 23, 2011

Android is King. This I/O is going spectacular so far. Watching the livestream

5. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

Agree! I'm also watching the livestream at the moment. :)

2. arenanew

Posts: 286; Member since: Dec 30, 2013

android is buggy os lolipop is cheap indian song name poor sundar pichai native place . when comming to performance still android is laggy and poor security

3. ojdidit84

Posts: 462; Member since: Jul 16, 2011

You're special aren't you!

4. RebelwithoutaClue unregistered

You said that already, with the same poor grammar and spelling errors.

7. darkkjedii

Posts: 31538; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

Why are you on here hating on android? What's that all about dude?

6. AfterShock

Posts: 4147; Member since: Nov 02, 2012

This is going to hurt some folks around here. Wtg Android.

8. WahyuWisnu

Posts: 1001; Member since: May 29, 2014

Seeing android always double it's user each year, next i/o, the 2015 i/o, we will see 2 billion android users.

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