Android trumps Apple as Windows edges up

2013-05-16 19:32
Android vs Apple IOS

Android vs Apple IOS

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Washington - Google's Android mobile system boosted its lead in the global smartphone market over Apple in early 2013, while Microsoft's Windows edged into third place, a survey showed on Thursday.

Nokia was largely responsible for driving Windows Phone sales, accounting for 79% of the smartphones using the Microsoft platform.

A survey by the research firm Gartner earlier this week had similar results, but showed Blackberry barely ahead of Windows.

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