Black is users' favorite color when it comes to phones, followed by white

Black is users' favorite color when it comes to phones, followed by white
Now, that's not exactly what we'd call a surprise, but anyways, it appears that people's favorite color for a phone is... black. At least that is the conclusion we can make from our improvised survey of 2518 PhoneArena readers, which is actually not that bad of a sample.

So, we asked you earlier this week which is your favorite color for a phone, and black has won with a convincing 34.63% of all votes. Your second favorite color is white, which has gotten 23.55% of the votes.

Now that we've cleared these two most popular ones, it'd be very interesting to see how the remaining ones rank. According to the results of our poll, the third most attractive color for a phone is cyan (8.98%), closely followed by blue (6.87%), dark grey (6.71%) and red (6.39%). At the bottom of the chart are pink (1.23%), magenta (0.91%) and, finally, brown (0.64%).

Well, that's how your color preferences stand at the end of 2012, guys - mostly black, white and a bit of cyan. And what is the color of the device that you currently use?

Full results follow below!

Which is your favorite color for a phone?

White
23.55%
Black
34.63%
Red
6.39%
Blue
6.87%
Green
2.26%
Yellow
4.17%
Pink
1.23%
Orange
1.47%
Cyan
8.98%
Magenta
0.91%
Brown
0.64%
Dark grey
6.71%
Light grey
2.18%

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18 Comments

1. wendygarett unregistered

I wanna black on the front, and white at the back...

5. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4769; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

Get a Galaxy Ace, gives you a white cover for the back...free.

11. cnyte

Posts: 28; Member since: Nov 24, 2012

get a black phone with a white case

15. Nadr1212

Posts: 741; Member since: Sep 22, 2012

My phone is JUST like that Heh, wanna-be!

2. alterecho

Posts: 1106; Member since: Feb 23, 2012

I believe Lumia 800/900 have something to do with Cyan making it as 3rd favourite.

3. chocolatebear76

Posts: 123; Member since: Mar 03, 2011

Black/white,i guess it actually depends on how well build a phone is to suit these two colours

4. p0rkguy

Posts: 685; Member since: Nov 23, 2010

Everyone knows the blacks run faster.

8. Captain_Doug

Posts: 1037; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

Yeah, racing stripes too!

6. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4769; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

Yup, black is what i would go for. Except if it's a Lumia.

7. leong

Posts: 1; Member since: Dec 10, 2012

If come to Lumia cyan better XD

9. DetroitTech

Posts: 66; Member since: Nov 02, 2011

Funny how the GS3 doesn't even come in Black(until very recently only for VZW). Fail.

12. dsDoan

Posts: 235; Member since: Dec 28, 2011

Why would you say it doesn't come in black, and then say it does come in black in parentheses? That's a terrible way to construct a sentence.

10. PointMaza

Posts: 60; Member since: Dec 14, 2012

hey phone arena why you stop photos view as slide show?

13. nyamo

Posts: 274; Member since: Mar 19, 2011

black, but its the only option available for me, i would love a white phone but sadly i'm not paying the price to get one

14. Jyakotu

Posts: 867; Member since: Dec 12, 2008

And this is why manufacturers don't make phones of any other colors anymore. But like I said, I applaud Nokia and even HTC for making different colored phones when it comes to that WP8 models.

16. PointMaza

Posts: 60; Member since: Dec 14, 2012

HTC White colour rocks XD

17. loken

Posts: 462; Member since: May 09, 2012

red!!!!!

18. paynekiller

Posts: 152; Member since: May 24, 2010

wow Wonder what happened to the ol' silver from late 90's early 2000's? From what I seen in my lifetime, things were black, then silver/grey, then black again, maybe white is next?

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