“iSHARE Inc has announced the results of its opinion survey on smartphones. As several smartphones were recently announced in Japan, the company conducted research on handset preferences and other items,” Yukiko Kanoh reports for Nikkei Electronics.
“When the company asked which model they were ‘interested in’ among new smartphones to be released in the near future and those already debuted (multiple answers allowed), the most 57.9% of all respondents named the ‘iPhone,’ which will be released from SoftBank Mobile Corp.,” Kanoh reports.
“The ‘Willcom D4‘ to be released from Willcom Inc came next at 35.8%, followed by the ‘Willcom 03’ to be released from Willcom at 33.1%, Emobile Ltd’s ‘EMONSTER’ at 18.0% and NTT DOCOMO Inc’s ‘HT1100’ at 8.8%,” Kanoh reports.
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[Attribution: MacNN. Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Brawndo Drinker” for the heads up.]
MacDailyNews Take: Unsurprisingly, it looks like surveys conducted after Apple’s iPhone 3G unveiling do not match those that were conducted before.