Google’s Android Is Surging Forward

5 out of 6 sold last quarter ran Android mobiles. BlackBerry and Microsoft are the big losers.

Analysis the Department Strategy Analytics recently report pointing to great prosperity for Google Android. According to the analysis, you will find Android on 84.6% of smartphones sold in the second quarter of 2014. It writes our site.

In total, 295.2 million units lashed over the counter. Of these could 249.6 million adorn themselves with Google’s Green robot. Compared to last year’s inventory draw Android for a growth of 4.4 percentage points from 80,2%. It is similar to 62.8 million extra androids.

The big losers, according to the report, is Blackberry and Microsoft Windows Phone. BlackBerry must see itself destroyed, and Marten bemoan a decline from 2.4% to 0.6%-equivalent to only 1.9 million units sold in the last quarter.

Windows Phone does not suffer to the same extent, but must nevertheless note a reduced sales at 8.0 million units against 8.9 million last year. This means that Microsoft’s market share falling from 3.8% to 2.7%.

Second largest ecosystem, iOS from Apple, keep the status quo. The number of units sold has increased by four million to 35.2 million. However, it is not enough to keep Android from that market share nabbed.Apple may see their share of the market shrink and a half percentage points to 11.9%

Strategy Analytics also notes that the growth in the smartphone market is the lowest in five years.