Android the winner as smartphone market to grow 55 per cent in 2011

Dan Worth
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Android will own almost half the market and Windows Phone 7 a fifth by 2015 as sales rise close to 500m

The global smartphone market will grow by 55 per cent in 2011 to 472 million units as people upgrade from feature phones to smartphones, according to figures from IDC. The analyst firm's Worldwide Quarterly...

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