Apple iPad Has Drastic Loss of Market Share

“…Do I have your attention yet? Apple fans needn’t worry, iPad has considerable lead over Android tablets. iPad global market share, as measured by mobile operating system, fell to 57.6 percent in fourth quarter from 68.2 percent a year earlier, according to Strategy Analytics. Meanwhile, Android tablets rose to 39.1 percent from 29 percent. Something else: Windows climbed from zero to 1.5 percent, and that’s without tablet-optimized Windows 8. Despite popular convention that people only…

XBox 360 Took a HUGE 40% Market Share in 2011

When reading this, keep in mind that Kinect is the fastest selling consumer product in history… yes, more than the iPod or iPhone. “…NPD’s latest games data has underlined just how dominant the Xbox is in the US, with Microsoft’s console capturing 40 per cent all consumer spending from physical sales in 2011. Although the figures do not include the increasingly prominent digital sales or downloadable content, people buying physical discs remains dominant, and it…

Market Share of Operating Systems for Smart Phones

Note that these numbers are the share of operating systems in use… not selling today.  In other words, Apple looks like the big winner here when in fact Samsun and HTC are outselling Apple most months, thereby eating into Apples iOS overall market share. Android 42% (HTC, Samsung, Motorola) Apple iOS 28% (Apple) Blackberry 18% Windows Mobile 6%  

Googles Android Continues To Crush Apples iPhone

“…According to ComScore, for the three months ending June 30, Android smartphone OS market share rose more than 5 percent — to 40.1 percent from 34.7 percent. By comparison, Apple share rose 1.1 percent to 26.6 percent. Research in Motion and Microsoft platforms lost share — 3.7 percent and 1.7 percent, respectively. Someone please explain to me what in this data shows “Verizon iPhone halted Android’s surge”. ComScore compiled the data from a sample of…