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June 23, 2011

47% of the devices on Burger King's Wi-Fi networks run iOS


 


According to Meraki's data, mobile devices were being used more than standard computing devices in 2011 on its wifi networks, which was a first. iOS devices were the most dominant, although Android is growing very fast.

In terms of data consumption, according to Meraki, the iPad pulls far more than its weight. As the chart above indicates, it gobbles up 400% more Wi-Fi data than the average iPhone, iPod touch or Android phone.

The Meraki, report released Wednesday by  a San Francisco-based company that provides wireless networking to 17,000 small and medium-sized organizations, from MIT and UVA to Starbucks and Burger King, 2011 was the year that mobile devices overtook PCs as the major consumers of Wi-Fi data


In a one-month period in 2010, Microsoft  Windows and Apple's  Macs accounted for 63% devices on Meraki's Wi-Fi networks. In the same month in 2011, 58% of the devices were running iOS or Google's (GOOG) Android.



In descending order, the devices currently hooking up to Meraki's Wi-Fi networks, which reach 40 million users in 140 countries around the world, are:
  • iPhones (32%)
  • Windows (23%)
  • Mac OS X (13%)
  • iPod touch (11%)
  • Android (11%)
  • iPad (4%)
  • Other (6%)
source : Fortune