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Apple Extends Lead in US Smartphone Market

New comScore report sees the iPhone extending its lead in the US smartphone market.

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Apple Extends Lead in US Smartphone Market

According to the latest comScore report the iPhone is growing in popularity in the United States. Of the 133.7 million smartphone owners, 38.9% have an iPhone. This is an increase of 3.9% compared to the previous 3 month. 

Samsung has only increased its market share by 1% and stands now at 21.3% followed by HTC at 11%.

The Android OS is though still the most used mobile OS with a market share of 51.7%. Android lost though 2%. Apple's iOS gained 3.9% and stands at 38.9% right now.

comScore's MobiLens data is derived from an intelligent online survey of a nationally representative sample of mobile subscribers age 13 and older. Data on mobile phone usage refers to a respondent’s primary mobile phone and does not include data related to a respondent’s secondary device.

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