Mobile Operating System Highlights

Mobile Operating System Highlights : IDC Data, May 2013

Android and Apple’s iOS, the number one and number two ranked smartphone operating systems worldwide, accounted for over 92% of all smartphone shipments during the first quarter of 2013 (Q12013) as Windows Phone edged past BlackBerry for 3rd place. According to the International Data Corporation (IDCWorldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, Android smartphone makers and Apple shipped a total of 199.5 million units worldwide during the first three months of 2013, up 59% from the 125.4 million units shipped during the same three months of last year.