Neilsen’s recent survey report shows the raise in the sale of smartphones. According to the report, Sale of smartphones in US have raised from 32% to 55%.
Also, the growth of smartphones has been due to the popularity of Apple iPhone and Google’s Android devices. At the end of 2010, the sales growth has increased by 17% and has remained steady till May this year with Windows Phone 7.
Neilsen also states that till this year end, the growth rate will remain constant. Verizon Wireless users are throwing their phones for iPhone. This can account the increased growth rate. Blackberry was also beaten down by 11%. Therefore, in a few days from now feature phones will just be a part of communication history.
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