“Touchscreen phones are on fire, comScore reports, and Apple is leading the pack,” Philip Elmer-DeWitt reports for Fortune.
“Smartphone mobile phone adoption in the U.S. grew at a breakneck 159% rate last year, comScore reports, easily outpacing the 63% growth of the broader smartphone market,” Elmer-DeWitt reports.
“By last August, nearly 34 million Americans were carrying smartphones, 23.8 million of them touchscreen devices.,” Elmer-DeWitt reports. “And of those touchscreen phones, 32.9% were iPhones.”
Full article with more info and charts, including one that shows preference by age group, here.