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IDC says WP will overtake iOS by 2016, Android to falter too

07 June, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
IDC says WP will overtake iOS by 2016, Android to falter too - read the full textThe analysts at IDC have done yet another smartphone market forecast, trying to predict the development of the smartphone race over the next five years. The numbers are substantially different from last time, which shows that the very idea of trying to make long-term predictions for such a...

 

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Highly optimistic thinking....but its close to impossible

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  • 2012-06-07 19:09
  • utJ1

plha plha plha maybe IOS,ANDROID and WM till that time 2016 died! maybe Apple, Google or Microsoft inevint somthing new?!

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  • 2012-06-07 19:04
  • pRGI

with android you can do all things you want.but WP is very close os until now.it need time to be like android and ios.so i don't think IDC say the true thing.it is impossible a good os like android that can be better for comming years and google support it fall down.you can see the android apps and games and quad core cpus support for now.i think WP will be like android 4 on 2016.

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  • 2012-06-07 19:03
  • nsCx

1 year ago....

IDC once predict that Lumia series / WP would kick apple by the end of 2012.

IDC predict Lumia is iphone killer

IDC predict that most nokia user will be WP user...

It turn out all IDC prediction were wrong!!!
IDC is the worst analyst.
Better read tomi ahonnen prediction at
http://communities-dominate.blogs.com/

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  • 2012-06-07 19:01
  • sS@y

This is so risiculous!! They have no clue of the future of the smartphone industry!

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  • 2012-06-07 18:59
  • kJrA

I'm Steven Elop and I approve this message...

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  • 2012-06-07 18:58
  • 4$EW

I also predict that by 2015, the world would end. Ergo, WP would never have that chance to be on top.

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  • 2012-06-07 18:56
  • t7P$

> In reply to [deleted post]maybe RIM will go banckrupt but I think the BB name will still alive for some reasons

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  • 2012-06-07 18:55
  • n3a9

who give a shit on what ANALysts say?? It's impossible to predict even after months. and who knows maybe some CEO will start leaking some burning platform memos and everything will change again :P

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  • 2012-06-07 18:53
  • n3a9

2016 would look like:

1. iOS
2. Others

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  • 2012-06-07 18:52
  • pRQp

WP undoubtly will have a fanbase. But to overtake Android in 2016? I don't think so. Google will respond n besides they are far too many people who love Android. So as for now ANDROID RULES.

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  • 2012-06-07 18:52
  • wceR

2016 would look like:

1. Ios
2. Other

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  • 2012-06-07 18:51
  • pRQp

april fool! gotcha.

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  • 2012-06-07 18:51
  • sUrb

IDC doesn't use WP!

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  • 2012-06-07 18:50
  • K@7d

WP 19.2 , keep dreamin' senior research anal ist
if M$ will be lucky will get 8%

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  • 2012-06-07 18:49
  • pmWW

Haha ios fail.

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  • 2012-06-07 18:45
  • 0@9I

WOW, now thats something we would like to see. IOS overtaken by Windows Phone... Really... I mean are you serious..
Maybe lets see....

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  • 2012-06-07 18:41
  • utPG

hahahahahahaah NEW JOKES or WHAT????
hahahahahah :)))

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  • 2012-06-07 18:41
  • sr31

I like WP but Android won't slip like they say that's bull

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  • 2012-06-07 18:41
  • 39x}

> In reply to Ayman @ 2012-06-07 18:38 from 3VR} - click to readi agree with you i thing android and ios the best

other suck

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  • 2012-06-07 18:40
  • pp3$

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