With more number of statistics pouring in support of iOS devices usage it makes us wonder what exactly are Android devices used for? In a series of reports released over the week iOS and Apple devices lead in web traffic share, in-flight web usage and now its the web video consumption now according to Ooyala. It is a well known fact that developer revenues and app quality is way ahead on iOS compared to Android. Apple is able to achieve these incredible numbers with a mere 19% hold over smartphone market worldwide as opposed to 68% for Android.
In a recent report released by Ooyala iPhone users account to 67% of web video consumption against a mere 33% from Android devices. Ooyala measures the statistics from a huge user base of 200 million unique viewers globally.
All the statistics coming in prove that iPhone users feel more comfortable using various services on their smartphones. Usage statistics play a vital role in a smartphone eco-system which indirectly generates revenue for the services. These statics show the importance of iPhone and iOS even in the age of Android domination which is only by numbers!