Mobile phone market in Indonesia - additional information
It was estimated that by 2017 around173 million people would own a mobile phone in Indonesia, of which around 43 percent would use a smartphone. The Android operating system was Indonesia's most widely-used operating system in 2017. At the beginning of the year it had almost 80 percent of the market share.
Mobile phone users in Indonesia are increasingly using their devices to browse the internet and an estimated 28.78 percent of users accessed the internet from their mobile phone in 2017. Among the most popular digital services in Indonesia are Gmail, Yahoo Mail and Whatsapp. Mobile gaming is also popular in the country and, as of June 2014, 48 percent of respondents in Indonesia stated that they play games on their mobile phones every day.