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Lol it's been "enjoying" a market lead for quite a while, but I get that the article is just celebrating a 75% market share milestone. By the looks of this page http://www.ucstrategies.com/unified-communications-professionals/uc-strategies-experts.aspx, the authors of that site aren't young writers. I was thinking they were young students but I guess not.

I totally agree.
75% is a huge share.
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Does the Apple Marketshare include previous Iphones as well? or just the new Iphone 5 stuff?

Thanks in adv! smile.gif
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Does the Apple Marketshare include previous Iphones as well? or just the new Iphone 5 stuff?
Thanks in adv! smile.gif

All iPhones vs. all Androids globally (assuming I'm reading it correctly).
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In other news, Chevy has a higher market share than Mercedes Benz.
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I absolutely LOVE the android OS. I will NEVER use anything but android. You honestly cant beat the OS. Every single smartphone I own is android and I am buying a nexus 7 which is android smile.gif
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^ for now. I'm no android fan more than two years ago, til I used it myself. Still, let's wait for the firefox os. Who knows? rolleyes.gif
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In other news, Chevy has a higher market share than Mercedes Benz.
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The metal antenna and solid, machined buttons feel high-end, expensive even. If this were a car, it would be a Mercedes.

The Verge's iPhone 4S review

http://www.theverge.com/apple/2011/10/12/2484524/iphone-4s-review

hahaha!

Android can enjoy the marketshare lead. I think for now when the average consumer considers a high end smartphone they know Apple is definitely a good choice.
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All iPhones vs. all Androids globally (assuming I'm reading it correctly).

Correct and I think a lot of people just aren't seeing the numbers here? Iphone sales in comparison of sales of all android devices should put android ahead. I would say that there's a lot of sales of smartphones that android sells that aren't the higest tech. Lots of people buy other midlevel phones that android is putting out. And the iphone puts out what, 2 or 3 phones per gen? Android in all its totality beats that and it shows in the numbers. 75% versus the iphone's share. I think that's fair.
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Not really, I'd say the comparison is equal. In the PC market Apple competes with Dell, HP, Sony, etc. (the software provider for those PCs being Microsoft) just as they compete with LG, Samsung, HTC, etc. (the software provider being Google) in the smartphone market. If anything I'd say the comparison couldn't be any better. Apple Lisa computers were pretty much the first home computers with a GUI, weren't they? Just as the iPhone was "pretty much" the first smartphone (aside from Blackberry, I guess many could argue). Both Microsoft and Google have pulled far ahead of Apple in software market share along with their respective hardware manufacturers.

If they're going to compare Apple to Dell and HP in the computer world, they should be comparing Apple to HTC, Samsung, and other vendors in the smartphone world. However, they compare Apple to Andriod as a whole in the mobile comparison.

Not a big arguing point, just a flaw in the author's logic.
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Not really, I'd say the comparison is equal. In the PC market Apple competes with Dell, HP, Sony, etc. (the software provider for those PCs being Microsoft) just as they compete with LG, Samsung, HTC, etc. (the software provider being Google) in the smartphone market. If anything I'd say the comparison couldn't be any better. Apple Lisa computers were pretty much the first home computers with a GUI, weren't they? Just as the iPhone was "pretty much" the first smartphone (aside from Blackberry, I guess many could argue). Both Microsoft and Google have pulled far ahead of Apple in software market share along with their respective hardware manufacturers.

If they're going to compare Apple to Dell and HP in the computer world, they should be comparing Apple to HTC, Samsung, and other vendors in the smartphone world. However, they compare Apple to Andriod as a whole in the mobile comparison.

Not a big arguing point, just a flaw in the author's logic.

Right, but as I mentioned after that post, the author DID compare Apple to the PC market as a whole as well, saying they hold only 12% of the computer market. Comparing them to HP/Dell was just an extra statistical fact thrown in.
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