Pros and cons of mobile shopping U.S. 2017

Positive and negative aspects of smartphone shopping according to mobile shoppers in the United States as of September 2017

by J. Clement, last edited Feb 11, 2019
Pros and cons of mobile shopping U.S. 2017 This statistic shows the positive and negative aspects of smartphone shopping according to mobile shoppers in the United States. According to the survey, 68 percent of respondents report having no problems shopping from their mobile devices.
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Positive and negative aspects of smartphone shopping according to mobile shoppers in the United States as of September 2017

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Share of respondents
I have no shopping problems from my mobile device68%
I like that I can shop anywhere from my mobile phone67%
I prefer to shop on my laptop/desktop computer57%
I find it easier to shop on a desktop/laptop becuase of the keyboard and larger screen size57%
I never make purchases online or from a retailer's app while in that store55%
Sometimes I use a retailer's app on my phone to make purchases while I am in that store45%
The larger keyboard and screen size on a desktop/laptop computer doesn't matter to me43%
I prefer to shop on my mobile device43%
It doesn't matter to me that I can use my mobile device here when shopping33%
Shopping on my mobile device can be frustrating32%
Share of respondents
I have no shopping problems from my mobile device68%
I like that I can shop anywhere from my mobile phone67%
I prefer to shop on my laptop/desktop computer57%
I find it easier to shop on a desktop/laptop becuase of the keyboard and larger screen size57%
I never make purchases online or from a retailer's app while in that store55%
Sometimes I use a retailer's app on my phone to make purchases while I am in that store45%
The larger keyboard and screen size on a desktop/laptop computer doesn't matter to me43%
I prefer to shop on my mobile device43%
It doesn't matter to me that I can use my mobile device here when shopping33%
Shopping on my mobile device can be frustrating32%
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by J. Clement, last edited Feb 11, 2019
This statistic shows the positive and negative aspects of smartphone shopping according to mobile shoppers in the United States. According to the survey, 68 percent of respondents report having no problems shopping from their mobile devices.
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