Smartphone use while watching TV in the United States 2019

Most popular smartphone activities of second screen users in the United States while watching TV as of January 2019

by J. Clement, last edited Jan 17, 2019
Smartphone use while watching TV in the United States 2019 This statistic ranks the most popular smartphone activities of second screen users in the United States while watching TV as of January 2019. During the survey period, it was found that 55 percent of respondents who used their smartphone while watching TV played games while doing so. Checking and responding to e-mails media was the most popular smartphone second screen activity.
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Most popular smartphone activities of second screen users in the United States while watching TV as of January 2019

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Share of respondents [NET often/sometimes]
Check/respond to e-mails76%
Use social media71%
Look up information about what you're watching on TV68%
Play games55%
Do online shopping54%
Do online banking44%
Watch videos43%
Read the news40%
Take pictures / selfies33%
Order food33%
Listen to music or podcasts31%
Share of respondents [NET often/sometimes]
Check/respond to e-mails76%
Use social media71%
Look up information about what you're watching on TV68%
Play games55%
Do online shopping54%
Do online banking44%
Watch videos43%
Read the news40%
Take pictures / selfies33%
Order food33%
Listen to music or podcasts31%
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by J. Clement, last edited Jan 17, 2019
This statistic ranks the most popular smartphone activities of second screen users in the United States while watching TV as of January 2019. During the survey period, it was found that 55 percent of respondents who used their smartphone while watching TV played games while doing so. Checking and responding to e-mails media was the most popular smartphone second screen activity.
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