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Android still controls half the US market share

Google still controls the US mobile OS market share with 51.6% of the market, Apple is second with 40.7% (NASDAQ:GOOG, NASDAQ:AAPL)

| Mobile Devices, Tablets & Phones News | Posted: Oct 7, 2013 5:39 am

According to comScore, Google is still chewing through 51.6% of the US market share for the quarter ending in August with its Android platform, but this number is down 0.8% compared to the previous quarter.

 

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Apple's iOS platform gained that missing percent, driving up from 39.2% to 40.7% this quarter. Moving onto manufacturers, as you may have guessed Samsung is still on top with 24.3% of the US market, which is up 1.3% since May. The closest competitor to Samsung is HTC, with 7.4%, which dropped 1% moving from the May quarter to the August quarter.

 

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Motorola and LG are still in the game with 6.9% and 6.7%, respectively.

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