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Apr 17th, 2017, by in Latest news

Tracking Windows Phone’s market share across major markets has become something increasingly less interesting to do over the past couple of months. Indeed, you probably already all know the truth: Windows Phone has slowly become irrelevant since Microsoft scaled back its mobile efforts following the release of the Lumia 950 and 950XL, and its market […]

Mar 18th, 2017, by in Latest news

Check out our weekly Windows 10 Mobile news recap series, where we go over the top stories of the past week in the world of Microsoft’s mobile operating system.

Mar 15th, 2017, by in Latest news

The latest Kantar report calls for a two mobile OS world, and it does not involve Windows Phone.

Jan 14th, 2017, by in Latest news

Check out our weekly Windows 10 Mobile news recap series, where we go over the top stories of the past week in the world of Microsoft’s mobile operating system.

Jan 11th, 2017, by in Latest news

Windows Phone market share reached new low in Kantar’s latest Worldpanel ComTech report, while 2016’s early holiday sales pushed iOS to new highs.

Dec 7th, 2016, by in Latest news

Kantar has released today its latest smartphone OS data for the three months ending October 2016, which highlights significants iOS gains across most regions following the launch of the iPhone 7 in September.

Nov 9th, 2016, by in Latest news

Windows Phone market share continues to fall according to Kantar’s latest smartphone OS data for the third quarter of 2016.

Oct 12th, 2016, by in Latest news

Kantar has published today its latest smartphone OS data in the three months ending August 2016 and as you may expect it Windows Phone is still not doing great in both the US and Europe’s big five markets.

Sep 6th, 2016, by in Latest news

Kantar has released today its latest smartphone OS data in the three months ending July 2016 in most regions, and as you can expect Windows Phone is still not doing so well.

Jul 13th, 2016, by in Latest news

New Kantar numbers paints bleak picture of Windows Phone market share across the globe, apart from one surprising market.

Apr 6th, 2016, by in Latest news

Microsoft’s share of the worldwide smartphone market continues to fall, according to the latest monthly report from Kantar.

Mar 9th, 2016, by in Latest news

Sales of Windows phones are declining even in Europe, typically the strongest region for sales of Microsoft mobile devices.

Oct 8th, 2015, by in Latest news

Kantar Worldpanel ComTech have released their latest figures for the smartphone sales market share in several regions across the globe for the three months ending August 2015. Based on the figures, Android continues to be the top operating system across the globe — it has to be considering the number of devices there are across […]

May 6th, 2015, by in Latest news

The mobile operating systems war is dominated by Android and iOS, followed by Microsoft’s Windows Phone far behind in the third position. Microsoft’s operating system hasn’t gained a lot of traction for some time, except in a few regions where it has seen some growth. The software giant hopes to turn things around with the […]

Apr 2nd, 2015, by in Latest news

The mobile phone rat race has been going on for some time now. Apple and Google have carved out massive swathes of the global population as their own, and these people are now often wholly committed to both their devices and specific app ecosystems. This is the story told, once again, by the latest report […]

Feb 4th, 2015, by in Latest news

Microsoft’s smartphone operating system, Windows Phone, continues to drop in market share across the globe, except a few regions, as per a new report from the market research firm Kantar. The plummeting sales fell even more in several major markets, except a France and Germany, where the operating system saw a slight increase in its market […]

Jan 7th, 2015, by in Latest news

The latest report for the mobile operating system usage from Kantar, a UK-based market research company is out, and we are afraid it won’t please folks at Redmond. According to the stats from Kantar, the already dwindling market share of Windows Phone has slumped even further across different regions around the world. The report takes […]

Oct 29th, 2014, by in Latest news

 Kantar WorldPanel released their latest data, offering an insight at the market share of the mobile operating systems. As per their latest figures, Android continues to dominate the European market — the big five markets includes UK, Germany, France, Italy and Spain — with 73.9 percent market share, followed by Apple with a 15.4 percent share. […]

Oct 2nd, 2014, by in Latest news

 Kantar Worldpanel has released its smartphone sales data for three months, ending in August 2014. Similar to last month’s report, Windows Phone hardly shows any growth in terms of sales, except Italy and Spain where the operating system performed better compared to rest of the world.  An increase of 3.7 percent is reported in Italy […]

Aug 28th, 2014, by in Latest news

Kantar has released their latest mobile OS market share report for the month ending July 2014, and to be honest, it doesn’t present a very pretty picture for Windows Phone in several regions. The market share is following a falling trend if we compare it with the same quarter last year. Other interesting facts presented […]

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