Smartphone & Apps Figures

Intomobile have published a cool new info-graphic prepared by Glow New Media with figures on smartphones sales, mobile internet use, number of iPhone and Android Apps, price paid, and top selling manufacturers.

Here’s  a summary of what you see in the info-graphic below:

  • 1.4 billion smartphones sold in the world.
  • Mobile internet use rises 66% per year.
  • There were 775,000 iPhone apps as of January 2013.
  • 56% of iPhone apps are free, compared to 72% of Android apps.
  • Average price of paid apps is $3.06 for Android and $3.18 for iPhone apps.
  • A number of Brits aged 17 to 24 years admitted to the following mobile phone activities while driving: texting (53%), no hands free (38%), Facebook and social media (24%), make-up and shaving (21%).
  • Top selling phones in the UK during Q1 2013 were: Apple iPhone 5, Samsung Galaxy S III, Apple iPhone 4S, Samsung Galaxy S III Mini, Samsung Galaxy Ace, Apple iPhone 4, LG Nexus 4, BlackBerry Curve 9320.

Here’s the info-graphic illustrating the findings from above.

smartphone infographic