Tag: Percent

Pixel 2 Users Report Bug That Switches on Battery Saver at 99 Percent, Google Issues Fix

Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL users, who’ve updated their smartphones to Android 9.0 Pie, have been reporting a weird issue in which their battery saving mode gets activated even when the user has manually turned it off. This has been reported to occur at different battery levels, however some say that it is scheduled […]

iOS 11 Adoption Rate Reaches 85 Percent Ahead of iOS 12 Launch

Apple has posted fresh iOS 11 adoption statistics on its developers’ website ahead of the release of iOS 12. The Cupertino giant claims that 85 percent of the compatible iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices are now running the current generation operating system. Apple updated its App Store Distribution page to show the OS distribution […]

Android Pie Running on Less Than 0.1 Percent Android Phones, Android Oreo Share Up to 14.6 Percent

The mobile software market saw the release of the final build of Android P or Android Pie earlier this month, but availability is currently limited to only Google’s Pixel range of smartphones and tablets, as well as the Essential Phone. The Android distribution dashboard from Google has been updated and the numbers for August 2018 […]

Android Phones to Have 85 Percent Global Market Share In 2018: IDC

Android mobile phones will take around 85 percent share of the global market in 2018 as volumes are expected to grow at a five-year Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 2.4 percent, with shipments approaching 1.41 billion in 2022, an IDC report said this week. Apple is expected to grow by 2.1 percent in 2018 […]

Jio Phone Leads Indian Mobile Market With 27 Percent Share, Says CMR

Jio Phone was the best selling mobile phone in India in the second quarter of 2018 with 27 percent market share, according to a CyberMedia Research (CMR) data. The report claims Jio Phone gave birth to a new category called ‘Fusion’ phones – handsets that have 4G connectivity and apps in a closed ecosystem, but limited […]

Jio Phone Leads Indian Mobile Market With 27 Percent Share, Says CMR

Reliance Retail’s Jio Phone emerged as a clear leader in the Indian mobile handset market with 27 percent share in the second quarter of 2018, a new report said on Thursday. Jio Phone has also given birth to a new segment in India, the ‘Fusion’ phones segment, CyberMedia Research (CMR) said in a report. ‘Fusion’ […]

Huawei First-Half Revenue Up 15 Percent as Smartphone Market Share Rises in China

Huawei Technologies Co Ltd posted a 15 percent rise in first-half revenue, with industry data showing market share gains at home for the smartphone maker that has been largely shut out of the US market over security concerns. The world’s third-largest smartphone maker said on Tuesday revenue rose to CNY 325.7 billion ($47.7 billion) for the […]

OnePlus Accounted for 40 Percent of Premium Smartphones Sold in India in Q2

Riding on the success of its OnePlus 6 device, Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus captured 40 percent of the premium segment in India in the second quarter of 2018, a new report has said. Samsung captured 34 percent share of the premium segment while Apple 14 percent, its lowest ever. According to Hong Kong-based Counterpoint Research, […]

Android Oreo Share of Active Devices Doubles to 12.1 Percent in July; Nougat Still Dominates: Google

While a large number of smartphone users are anticipating the release of Android P, the distribution of Android Oreo has grown more than double in the last two months period – marking the largest gain in the Android family. The latest Android distribution numbers show that compared to May, the Android 8.0 Oreo share rose […]

LG Says Q2 Profit Climbed 16 Percent on Strong TV Sales

South Korean consumer appliance maker LG Electronics said second-quarter profit jumped 16 percent, helped by strong television sales, but warned US trade spats with China and Europe cast a cloud on its business outlook. The world’s second-largest TV maker said in a statement on Thursday its April-June operating profit was KRW 771 billion ($688 million), in line with […]