Share of devices used to access the internet at home, in the United States, from 2010 to 2015

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Desktop PCLaptopMobile Phone/SmartphoneGames consolePortable media playerTabletConnected or Smart TVe-ReaderA TV connected to the Internet either directly (Smart TV) or via another device such as a set-top box or a game console

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This statistic shows the types of devices used in the United States to access the internet from 2010 to 2015. In 2015, 31 percent of the respondents said that they use a tablet to access the Internet.
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Release date
December 2015
United States
Survey time period
September to October 2015
Number of respondents
1,009 respondents
Age group
18 years and older
Special properties
Internet users
Method of interview
Online panel
Supplementary notes
Original question: "Which of the following devices do you use to access the internet at home (e.g. visiting web sites, emailing, online gaming, downloading files)?"

Multiple responses were possible.

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