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Mobile operating systems' market share worldwide from January 2012 to December 2017

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Market share of mobile operating systems worldwide 2012-2017 This statistic shows the global market share held by the leading mobile operating systems from January 2012 to December 2017, based on internet use. In December 2017, Android had a worldwide market share of 73.54 percent.
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This statistic shows the global market share held by the leading mobile operating systems from January 2012 to December 2017, based on internet use. In December 2017, Android had a worldwide market share of 73.54 percent.
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Release date
January 2018
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
2012 to 2017
Supplementary notes
StatCounter calculates the data based on more than 1.7 billion page views per month worldwide. StatCounter defines a mobile device as a pocket-sized computing device. As a result, tablets are not included.

* StatCounter: "Nokia devices (including some S40 devices) had been grouped largely under Symbian OS. With assistance from Nokia and a number of individual users, this error was corrected on 23rd April 2012 and from that date all Nokia devices are now tracked as Symbian or S40 or Meego as appropriate".

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