The Android smartphones accounted for 59% of all smartphones shipped in the second quarter of this year according to a survey which found that Google and Apple’s operating systems, when taken together, accounted for 85% of the smartphone market. The numbers also reflected the declining share of Nokia’s defunct Symbian platform and Research in Motion’s troubled BlackBerry OS.
Last two year, you may very happy just because you got a Nokia N97, but when you wake up this year, Symbian system is out of style and OS, you may prepare to buy a new cell phone, which equipped with android or iOS, the update of digital gadgets is to fast that more that we can image. So, this article, I analysis the great change in the cell phone market.
Apple’s iOS showed double-digit growth, but it did not outpace the market on the whole. This report sees demand for Apple’s iPhone 4S having cooled off in recent months as consumers anticipate the next model arriving some time in the fall. On the whole, though iOS’ 23 percent market share was more than all of the other non-Android operating systems f8 quad band phone put together.
BlackBerry OS and Symbian saw 40.9 and 62.9 percent drops in market share, respectively. Nokia has abandoned Symbian, but RIM is currently at work on a new version of its BlackBerry OS, one it hopes will help the company return to its previous prominence in the mobile sector.
Microsoft’s Windows Phone platform saw 115.3 percent growth year-over-year, and it accounted for 2.2 percent of all smartphone shipments. IDC attributes this jump almost entirely to the relative success of Nokia’s Lumia line. The future of the platform will, of course, depend heavily on the impact of Windows Phone 8,china cell phones which will launch in the fall of this year.
We all know that Nokia was a giant before, but when Nokia announced on the 27th, will be closed the last factory in September in Finland. The overlord of the mobile phone manufacturing, several recent spread the news of layoffs and plant closings. Sat 14 years of Nokia in the mobile phone market share on the throne, to hand over the top spot in the first quarter of this year, Samsung’s successful ascent. 1998, Nokia replaced Motorola. Motorola did not continue to write brilliant in the 2G era, Nokia, crashed out of the battle in the 3G era, Apple and Samsung to come from behind.
Review these changes in the mobile phone market, “great change” arrogant, 1997, Nokia replaced Motorola to usher in their own first Motorola the peak time. But by 2009, the pattern of the recurrence of the changes, Apple, Samsung, HTC began to emerge. The market was entreated to several flagship models from Android’s handset partners, prices were well within reach to meet multiple budgetary needs, and the user experience from both Google and its handset partners boosted Android ThL W3 phone smartphones’ utility far beyond simple telephony.