Data Mine

September 12, 2011

Top Smartphone Platforms for Mobile Gamers

By: Kate Dreyer
In the three month average period ending July 2011, 65.1 million mobile subscribers in the U.S. reported playing a mobile game at least once in the previous month, accounting for 27.8 percent of the total U.S. mobile audience.

Among these mobile gamers, 67.7 percent were using smartphones. 30.3 percent reported using a Google Android device, followed by 21.1 percent who reported using an Apple iPhone. However, mobile gaming saw higher penetration among Apple iPhone users, as it reached 61.7 percent of all iPhone users, compared to only 57.4 percent among Android users.

Top Smartphone Platforms for Mobile Gamers

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