Mobile9 is one of the top communities offering large number of mobile phone utilities for various mobile devices. This blog has covered many exciting mobile9 wallpapers, games, applications and other stuff earlier. here we will try to evaluate popularity of mobile devices based on the mobile phone stuff uploaded and shared on mobile9 community. There have been many reports about the popularity of mobile phone devices based on market share but finally what users like is extremely important because every mobile device manufacturer will have some or other selling factor.
Today we have many mobile phone manufacturers competing for there share of business and producing latest technology to match up with the user requirements but we will focus on the top 5 mobile device brands here and only from the perspective of the applications exchanged through mobile9 platform.
The mobile device manufacturers which are popular on mobile9.
Nokia is undisputed leader of mobile utilities on mobile9. Nokia should thank their operating system Symbian for this. since its introduction Symbian has been leading the mobile utilities turnover on the mobile9 community. Before the introduction of Android and mobile devices powered by Android, Symbian was all over the market. Though iPhone OS had already made its entry but was restricted to the high end mobile device users. Another reason for the popularity of Nokia stuff is that maximum of the Mobile9 users are from India and Nokia is still a preferred phone in India and one of the largest markets for Nokia.
Samsung is or has become very popular mainly because of Android. Android has gained tremendous popularity because of its versatility, open source nature and extendibility. The native application market for android is Google Play but Android applications are also poplar on all other third party application stores and communities.
iPhone and iPad
Apple iPhone OS is powered iPhone and iPads are the gurus of mobile device applications. It was Apple who did the trick to introduce mobile device applications and a market that offers free and paid applications serving many different causes. After the Apple devices reached the overseas markets and most particularly the large markets in developing nations , the turnover of iOS applications has increased significantly. Mobile9 does not host iOS applications but has an interface connecting to Apple App store and users can search applications right for the Mobile9 interface using many filters.
BlackBerry has always been excusive and has steadily got the hold of the market for which it is made. Apart from the standalone technologies provided by BlackBerry in their devices, BlackBerry applications are also very popular nowadays due to the added extendibility of BlackBerry devices. Mobile9 offers interface connecting to the BlackBerry App world to find applications applying various filters.
HTC is a big name in some markets like South East Asia but the HTC devices are also popular in other markets. HTC is very experimental in their business model and always try to introduce new technologies in prevailing market conditions. HTC was the company who experimented with the Windows mobile powered Smart Phones and now relies more on Android. With the increased popularity of Android , HTC is also a popular name on the Mobile9 community.
This article is written considering the general popularity observed on the Mobile9 community and the actual popularity of applications on the mobile9 community may differ.