Pornhub says it had more traffic from Android than iOS devices in 2018

Pornhub says it had more traffic from Android than iOS devices in 2018
At the end of every year, Pornhub presents its year in review. Sticking to the data related to mobile devices, we find that over 80% of global visitors to the website came from mobile devices this year. Smartphones accounted for 71.6% of traffic, while 8.7% of visitors viewed the site from a tablet. That is an 8% gain in smartphone viewers for the year, and an 8% decline in tablet users. Desktop visits declined 18%.

When it comes to Pornhub, it appears that Android users have a greater desire to visit the site than those with an iOS device. Android powered gadgets made up 54.4% of worldwide visitors this year, compared to the 44.4% that used an iPhone or iPad. There was a 2% gain in Android wielding visitors, and a 2% decline in those visiting Pornhub from an iOS flavored device. But since Android users are more apt to use different mobile browsers, Chrome barely edged out Safari as the most used mobile browser on the site by 41.1% to 40.1%. For Chrome. that was a 1% gain on the year compared to the 2% decline in Safari users.

Some events caused traffic on Pornhub to rise, while other events caused huge drops in the number of visitors. Interestingly enough, Apple's Gather Round event held on September 12th, during which the 2018 iPhone models were introduced, resulted in an 11% global decline in Pornhub viewers using an iOS device.

Check out some graphs produced by Pornhub in the slideshow below.

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27 Comments

1. Venom

Posts: 2843; Member since: Dec 14, 2017

I can neither confirm nor deny contributing to some of that traffic.

8. Finalflash

Posts: 4062; Member since: Jul 23, 2013

Anyone who says they haven't is lying. Also, of course Apples event caused a drop in iOS numbers, iFans were wankin it to something that really gets them hard.

9. Ray.S

Posts: 436; Member since: Jul 19, 2011

Oh, I can confirm!

2. Peaceboy

Posts: 640; Member since: Oct 11, 2018

This is where android tops! Hands down!

12. RebelwithoutaClue

Posts: 5473; Member since: Apr 05, 2013

I don't know if hands down was a word pun, but if so... chapeau

3. hurrycanger

Posts: 1751; Member since: Dec 01, 2013

I was thinking Android would contribute way more. I mean, isn't Android market share way larger? This is impressive for iOS users.

11. Ray.S

Posts: 436; Member since: Jul 19, 2011

The United States and other developed countries (UK, Japan) are way ahead when it come to PornHub traffic, and there are markets where iPhone is doing quite well: close to 45% share. This could explain the close numbers between Android and iPhone here.

4. strategic_developer

Posts: 1627; Member since: Jul 17, 2018

Yes. Because we can download the movies from the bage on Android. In iOS you cant download files through the browser. Because only the most advanced mobile OS in the world would prevent you from being able to download files. Only the worse insecure computers allow you to download files through the browser. Such a bad thing.

6. limporgyuk

Posts: 348; Member since: Nov 06, 2013

Thats becuase only little teenage girls and mums own iphones and they don't visit Pornhub that often

10. AmashAziz

Posts: 2869; Member since: Jun 30, 2014

I didn't know I became a mom.

18. Georgio

Posts: 166; Member since: Nov 21, 2016

No! All pensioners own an android phone because they will never pay that much money for an iPhone, they just get a cheap android. My parents have those cheap Samsung A5 ,probably they watch porn as well

22. kanagadeepan

Posts: 1190; Member since: Jan 24, 2012

Many people here think that people watching porn are perverts. NO, that is NOT true. But those who shame their own parents to save the face of their good for nothing shiny little iToy are the REAL PERVERTS...

7. Arch_Fiend

Posts: 3935; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

Considering how many people on android phones I'm not surprised but damn iOS users watch a lot of porn to be visiting pornhub that damn much lol.

13. RebelwithoutaClue

Posts: 5473; Member since: Apr 05, 2013

Nothing beats the old knuckleshove on the pisspump from time to time

14. Whitedot

Posts: 659; Member since: Sep 26, 2017

Because there are more Android devices in the world than IOS.

15. worldpeace

Posts: 3077; Member since: Apr 15, 2016

Wayy more... Pornhub traffic 54.4% Android 44.4% iOS Worldwide smartphone OS market share 85% Android 15% iOS

16. mixedfish

Posts: 1542; Member since: Nov 17, 2013

Which simply suggests that a larger share of iOS users jack off more.

19. jqnsgr

Posts: 10; Member since: Feb 29, 2016

People with 50$ phone and 10$/month plan can't load videos. As simple as that

24. lyndon420

Posts: 6382; Member since: Jul 11, 2012

Is home WiFi a new concept for you?

26. Whitedot

Posts: 659; Member since: Sep 26, 2017

No, they do meet real people for that purpose.

17. someguy2261

Posts: 235; Member since: Feb 12, 2016

Which simply suggests most iphone users are perverts.

20. 47AlphaTango

Posts: 709; Member since: Sep 27, 2015

And you think android users aren't perverts? Especially with those phones that allows you to see in dark places like the sony XZ2 premium?

21. Sweetcheese

Posts: 33; Member since: Aug 23, 2018

This would imply that we got more wankers on android. But when you consider the difference in market share between both platforms you begin to realise that ios actually have a higher percentage of wankers.

23. ssallen

Posts: 109; Member since: Oct 06, 2017

News flash dopes, there are more Android devices in the world than Apple devices.

27. Blazers

Posts: 699; Member since: Dec 05, 2011

Pornhub has an Android app, so access is more convenient. So they're getting traffic through the website, as well as through the mobile app. iOS only has access through the web browser.

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