In a word, everywhere.  Android sells 6 times as many devices as Apple’s iOS globally and 1.75 times as many in the US.  Below are some fantastic 2017 data from two very reliable sources.

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Get the whole report on 2017 Internet Trends directly from Kleiner Perkins

Check out this amazing interactive map showing current and historical sales figures of cell phones by operating system (like Android and Apple iOS).

 

Below are cell phone sales numbers that let you easily see the complete domination of Android today.

Kantar World Panel ComTech
Cell Phone Sales By Operating System
January 2017

USA3 m/e Nov 20153 m/e Nov 2016% pt Chg
Android60.455.3-5.1
iOS37.143.56.4
Windows2.30.8-1.5
Other0.20.30.1
.
China3 m/e Nov 20153 m/e Nov 2016% pt Chg
Android72.779.97.2
iOS25.319.9-5.4
Windows1.60.1-1.5
Other0.40.1-0.3
.
Australia3 m/e Nov 20153 m/e Nov 2016% pt Chg
Android53.750.1-3.6
iOS40.546.45.9
Windows5.32.3-3.0
Other0.51.10.6
.
Japan3 m/e Nov 20153 m/e Nov 2016% Change
Android44.742.3-2.4
iOS53.7573.3
Windows0.30.40.1
Other1.40.3-1.1
.
EU53 m/e Nov 20153 m/e Nov 2016% Change
Android70.672.41.7
iOS21.824.62.8
Windows6.92.8-4.1
Other0.70.2-0.5
.
Germany3 m/e Nov 20153 m/e Nov 2016% Change
Android69.876.36.5
iOS23.820.6-3.2
Windows5.12.7-2.4
Other1.30.4-0.9
.
Great Britain3 m/e Nov 20153 m/e Nov 2016% Change
Android51.449.6-1.8
iOS39.248.39.1
Windows9.12.1-7.0
Other0.30-0.3
.
France3 m/e Nov 20153 m/e Nov 2016% Change
Android73.671.9-1.7
iOS1824.56.5
Windows7.73.6-4.1
Other0.70.1-0.6
.
Italy3 m/e Nov 20153 m/e Nov 2016% Change
Android77.579.11.6
iOS12.516.43.9
Windows9.24-5.2
Other0.70.4-0.3
.
Spain3 m/e Nov 20153 m/e Nov 2016% Change
Android87.386.5-0.8
iOS10.8132.2
Windows1.90.5-1.4
Other000.0

The bottom line is Android crushes Apple iOS everywhere in the world and the numbers have been accelerating toward more Android for nearly the last decade.  Apple needs to do something interesting if they want to keep market share.

 


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