Windows Phone Growth Set to Outpace Android, Apple Through 2016

Shipments of smartphones running Microsoft Corp. (MSFT)’s Windows operating system will jump 71 percent over the next four years, outpacing Google Inc. (GOOG)’s Android and Apple Inc. (AAPL)’s iOS, research firm IDC said.

Windows’ growth will vault it past Research In Motion Ltd. (RIM)’s BlackBerry, making it No. 3 in the industry in 2016 with 11.4 percent of the market, Framingham, Massachusetts-based IDC said today in a report. Android will remain first, though its share will slip to 63.8 percent in 2016 from 68.3 percent this year. Apple’s iOS, which runs the iPhone, will inch up to 19.1 percent from 18.8 percent, staying in second place.

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♥ Lovely Sia's Comment ^^

2016년, 윈도폰 성장은 안드로이드, 애플보다 빠를까 ?

IDC 시장조사기관은  윈도폰 판매가 앞으로 4년동안 71% 증가해 2016년에는 블랙베리를 제치고 스마트폰시장 3위로 올라간다는 전망을 내놓았다.

위의 내용을 아래의 표로 정리해 보았으니 참고하시면 될 것 같네요 ^^ 

( P.S..  윈도폰 2012년 점유율이  2.6%라는 것은 다른 자료를 참고했습니다. )

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