Category archives: Mobile statistics

Phone upgrades

How often users upgrade their phones in different countries?

From the frequency of the updates to flagship products you may get the impression that people upgrade their smartphones quite regularly. However, the latest DeviceAtlas statistics based on website hits from mobile devices reveal that older phones are still getting a lot of usage.

2015 year in review by DeviceAtlas Blog

2015 was a busy year for the mobile world especially in terms mobile web browsing. Here are some of the most notable articles from our blog covering news from the mobile industry and from the DeviceAtlas device detection solution.

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Windows Phone market share in 2015

According to IDC sales statistics Android and iOS are the leaders in the smartphone world covering over 95% of the market. Windows Phone is the third largest mobile OS but its market share is much lower. Here are the most recent statistics for 2015 on the popularity of Windows Phone based on mobile web traffic.

Most popular smartphone screen resolutions 2015

Most popular smartphone screen resolutions in 2015

The DeviceAtlas team dug a little deeper to provide you with the most recent statistics on the most popular physical screen resolutions, and CSS pixel resolutions across some selected local markets.

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Why Android Lollipop Uptake Sucks

Android Lollipop adoption has been particularly slow over the past nine months. The DeviceAtlas team have dug a little deeper and uncovered some interesting statistics based on traffic to thousands of DeviceAtlas powered websites.

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Most popular smartphones for web browsing in Q1 2015

Most new smartphones are well covered by the mobile technology-focused media but only some of them are recognizable for the mass audience. Here are the Q1 2015 statistics on the most popular smartphones.

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Screen Size Disparity Across Countries

Worldwide phablet sales are expected to hit 24.4% market share with 592.9 million units shipped in 2018. Where are these large devices gaining most traction?

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15 Mobile Web Predictions for 2020

With 2020 underway, we take a look at industry predictions for the year ahead to find out what the world of smartphones, mobile advertising and the broader internet as a whole has in store for us.

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19 Mobile Web Predictions for 2019

As 2018 draws to a close, let's take a look at what the next twelve months may bring to the world of smartphones, mobile advertising, the internet at large and everything in between.

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Browsers that respect your privacy

Browser privacy, and privacy in general is a hot topic of late. We took a look at the big hitters as well as some of the more niche browsers out there to review what your privacy options are.

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