Smartphones Surpass Feature Phones to Gain Traction Among Early Majority
A look at the past years most acquired devices reflects this shift in device ownership, as all five of the most acquired devices in the U.S. and EU5 were smartphones. Apple took the top three spots in the U.S. and 3 of the top 5 slots in the EU5. Despite Androids dominance in the U.S., only one Android device made it to the top five acquired devices in the market.
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