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August 12, 2013

With 180million Units sold, Android now commands 80% Smartphone Share

Android is  steaming ahead and leaving its competitors to bite the dust . Appler too has succumbed to Android, as research shows , iOS is slowing down, while Android  continues to  gain marketshare in 2013

During the second quarter of 2013, Android captured a record 80 percent of the worldwide smartphone market, research firm Strategy Analytics reported Thursday. Out of the 229.6 million smartphones that shipped during the period, 182.6 million of those were Android-based handsets. Apple's iOS came in second place with 13.6 percent market share on 31.2 million shipments. Windows Phone was able to nab 3.9 percent share on 8.9 million unit shipments.