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Kantar: Android market share doubles in some EU countries

Kantar: Android market share doubles in some EU countries - read the full textAnalysts are keeping a close eye on the market share of the various mobile OSes. Kantar WorldPanel just reported in and its findings show that Europe enjoyed recent Android offerings more than they did the iPhone 4S. Their report focuses on the 12 week period that ended in mid April. During that...

 

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android the best os¡¡¡¡

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  • 2012-05-18 09:53
  • PtwZ

Windows Phone has taken over iPhone' marketshare in China and Russia in just two months. That is amazing. Microsoft + Nokia = Win

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  • 2012-05-18 02:27
  • kg3U

> In reply to franzfume @ 2012-05-16 21:49 from iDJI - click to readWhile OS may be a stand alone system and Android has many and it may be unfair to compare. The fact remains that Samsung out sells Apple by itself. Mostly due to the Galaxy sales. Galaxy 3 will be a Iphone killer until a new Iphone comes out to level the playing field.

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  • 2012-05-17 02:58
  • UFDw

iOS and Android il like compare Apple and Orange
iOS is ONE os on ONE device.
Android is ALOT of OSses to ALOT of device.
No sense in commenting market share that way.

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  • 2012-05-16 21:49
  • iDJI

ios will never beat android!!! never! android the best in the world!

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  • 2012-05-16 20:16
  • wcey

ios will never beat android!!!

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  • 2012-05-16 20:11
  • wcey

> In reply to michaelhall43 @ 2012-05-15 19:50 from nICM - click to readDid I say anything about iOS not spying?

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  • 2012-05-16 16:45
  • S2DB

steve jobs said that he was ready for nuclear war with android.But now circumstances are different android top ios down

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  • 2012-05-16 15:35
  • 7j$}

> In reply to jack @ 2012-05-16 05:55 from jyAS - click to readya. I like it.

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  • 2012-05-16 13:20
  • TL5j

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-05-16 03:51 from kg3U - click to readSorry that ONLY COUNTS in the US NOT the whole world so dont get so arrogant.

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  • 2012-05-16 13:04
  • IWP1

> In reply to Sky Guy @ 2012-05-16 06:18 from q59U - click to readyou are right..apple only has like what ? 2 or maybe 3 cpus it needs to worry about, and like 2 gpu ever.. ? Talk about diversity in the android range...so many gpu and cpu and memory moduels it's really impressive. Android just works on anything. iOS does too, but it cant claim the same awesomeness cause it just supports a few devices.

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  • 2012-05-16 09:53
  • 3RM{

> In reply to troilus @ 2012-05-16 00:46 from v0qJ - click to readAnd you're ignoring big manufacturers of android (let say samsung, sony, lg, htc) are in fact, paying license for patents for every android devices ... to microsoft. So, no, customer didn't get the OS for free. For comparison, even Lumia 710 is cheaper than Galaxy W (by a slight margin, but still cheaper) which held the same specs (1.4GHz single core, 512MB RAM, 5MP cam, same 480p TFT display, etc) in my country where cellphones always sold unlocked (no subsidiaries from anyone).

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  • 2012-05-16 09:45
  • KLR9

> In reply to [deleted post]Believe what anything you want if it makes you happy ;)

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  • 2012-05-16 09:02
  • p77u

if android is so great and advance how come it we still need a task manager and a memory booster to manager the apps, should it now how to manage it right without us.

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  • 2012-05-16 07:20
  • uRIr

> In reply to adoron @ 2012-05-16 00:10 from v0qJ - click to readDUH. Whut he's saying is that Android is like in gazillion of manufacturers while iOS is only in Apple products and yet the difference of the sales is very minimal. So yeah, APPLE AND IOS STILL WINS HANDS DOWN. You sour android/nokia users should just stop it.

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  • 2012-05-16 06:24
  • that

Oh no here we go again with the debate.

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  • 2012-05-16 06:21
  • YT53

I think it's really freaking impressive to make an OS which works on such a huge number of phones containing different kinds of hardware. Apple only has to worry about its own software. Hey, wait! If Apple is only worrying about their own software (since they only make one phone), then why isn't that software super innovative and progressing all the time..?

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  • 2012-05-16 06:18
  • q59U

> In reply to [deleted post]Don't you know right away it a scam sign from the beganning.

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  • 2012-05-16 06:00
  • jyAS

So what it tell Apple??????? Never under estimate your competator?????? haaaaaaaaaa

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  • 2012-05-16 05:55
  • jyAS

One thing I know, they are all from the States.

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  • 2012-05-16 05:24
  • uH$C

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