Windows Phone, Android Gain Market Share While Apple Slips Despite Growth In iPhone Shipments
Posted: 11/14/2013 | By: Alex Wilhelm | TechCrunch
IDC published its third-quarter 2013 smartphone market share and sales estimates today. Winners this quarter are Windows Phone and Android. Apple was mixed, while BlackBerry managed to implode at a clip so incredible, it reminds me of what happened to Longhorn’s dreams.
In the third quarter, Android saw its market share surpass the 80 percent mark (global), and its total volume grow to 211.6 million devices.