IDC Q2/2014 Smartphone Shipments

idc.gifIDC have details on smartphone shipments for Q2 2014. Android and iOS now account for 96% of the market. Total shipments were more than 300 million in Q2.


Windows Phone and Blackberry are just about dead. iOS market share is starting to become worryingly smaller. However, most of Android’s growth is in developing countries. Having said this, only yesterday, on my trip up to London, I observed that so many people had Samsung phones. Only a short time ago everyone seemed to have iPhones. Things are changing.

Android really is getting huge. Cue European anti-trust investigations.