Most popular daily activities on smartphones and tablets according to device owners in the United States in January 2014

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Acessing email91%69%
Text messaging90%23%
Searching on internet76%70%
Social networking75%64%
While watching TV70%65%
Getting news alerts62%52%
Playing games57%58%
Listening to music46%36%
Watching videos or movies30%40%
Getting directions24%14%
Using tablet while using smartphone041%

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This statistic presents the most popular daily activities on smartphones and tablets according to device owners in the United States in January 2014. It was found that 76 percent of smartphone owners accessed online search on their device on a daily basis. Also, 41 percent of tablet owners used their device simultaneously with their smartphone.
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Release date
February 2014
United States
Survey time period
December 15, 2013 to January 15, 2014
Number of respondents
470 respondents
Special properties
Smartphone and tablet users
Supplementary notes
Activities performed at least once per day

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