Global Smartphone Shipments Pass 300 Million In Q2; Android Extends Lead In Market Share

by Martin Beck
Fueled by surging growth by Android in emerging markets, smartphone companies shipped a record 301.3 million devices during the second quarter, according to a report released by the International Data Corporation today. Android accounted for 255.3 million devices shipped — 84.7% of the total, a 33.3% gain over the second quarter of 2013 and nearly double its share from three years ago.Read the full article