Data Mine

November 21, 2011

iPhone Users More Likely to Access Retail Content via Apps than Android Users

By: Kate Dreyer
A look at how U.S. consumers accessed retail content via their mobile phones revealed various usage patterns across platforms. Nearly half of all smartphone owners used only their mobile browser to access retail content in September 2011, with 26% using just apps and 18% using a combination of access methods.

Apple iPhone users were more likely to access retail content via apps only (36%) when compared to Android users (24%).

US Retail access Method by Mobile OS

Tags: Android, Apple, Apps, iOS, Mobile, Retail