comScore: Apple Accounts For 39% Market Share, Android Tops The Chart

Posted on May 4 2013 - 10:53am by Ric Savage

According to latest numbers from comScore, Apple now accounts for almost 40 percent share of US smartphone, with Samsung on a gain and Android down the line third month in a row while overall led the smartphone platform market with 52 percent market share.


Starting with smartphone OEM market share, 136.7 million people in the US having smartphone during the last three months ended March, an up of 9 percent since December. Among them Apple top the chart as an OEM with 39 percent market share, Samsung accounted for 21.7 percent market share, followed by HTC with 9 percent, Motorola with 8.5 percent and LG with 6.8 percent.


On smartphone platform market share, without a doubt Android ranked with 52 percent market share, while Apple having market share of 39 percent, BlackBerry on third with 5.2 percent share, followed by Microsoft 3 percent and Symbian 0.5 percent.

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