The figures were a 17-point increase over February 2011. Related article: DNS Lookup.Apple’s share for iOS for the month was 30.2%, which was up five points over the same time period. Related article: Benelux refuses to consider Allah as a mark.RIM’s BlackBerry platform claimed 13.4% vs Bastion Lets Play | Ep. 6 | They'll Be Here... (HD).28.9% in February 2011 while Microsoft had 3.9% of the market compared to the previous 7.7% (Black Tahari by ASL Jerri Velvet Dress).(The report didn’t specify which version or versions of Microsoft’s mobile operating systems were being measured.)
Overall, in February, 234 million Americans aged 13 and up used mobile devices.Some 69.5 million people in the U.S.owned smartphones during that time.
Google’s success with seeding the market with Android-based phones comes a day after Horace Dediu, an analyst with Asymco, ran the numbers and discovered that Google only makes $1.70 per Android device compared to the $576.30 that Apple makes per iPhone sale.
Meanwhile, the U.S.market appears to lag the rest of the world for Android adoption.Global market share for the platform approached 50% last August.