U.S. mobile viewer frustrations when streaming mobile video 2018

Most common frustrations of mobile video viewers in the United States when streaming mobile video as of February 2018

by J. Clement, last edited May 24, 2018
U.S. mobile viewer frustrations when streaming mobile video 2018 This statistic presents the most common U.S. mobile viewer frustrations when streaming mobile video as of January 2018. According to the findings, 65.2 percent of surveyed mobile viewers stated that their primary frustration in regards to streaming mobile video was video buffering, which diminished the experience of enjoyment in the viewing the video stream.
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Most common frustrations of mobile video viewers in the United States when streaming mobile video as of February 2018

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Share of respondents
Video buffered, making it hard to enjoy65.2%
Ads were annoying49.9%
Video took too long to start up40.2%
When I use public Wi-Fi, my personal data is compromised13.2%
It increased my monthly data costs11.8%
Have never experienced frustrations when streaming video9%
Other6%
Share of respondents
Video buffered, making it hard to enjoy65.2%
Ads were annoying49.9%
Video took too long to start up40.2%
When I use public Wi-Fi, my personal data is compromised13.2%
It increased my monthly data costs11.8%
Have never experienced frustrations when streaming video9%
Other6%
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by J. Clement, last edited May 24, 2018
This statistic presents the most common U.S. mobile viewer frustrations when streaming mobile video as of January 2018. According to the findings, 65.2 percent of surveyed mobile viewers stated that their primary frustration in regards to streaming mobile video was video buffering, which diminished the experience of enjoyment in the viewing the video stream.
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