Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 1st Oct 2013 17:18 UTC, submitted by Hiev
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless

The latest smartphone sales data from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech, for the three months to August 2013, shows Windows Phone has posted its highest ever sales share of 9.2% across the five major European markets* and is now within one percentage point of iOS in Germany. Android remains the top operating system across Europe with a 70.1% market share, but its dominant position is increasingly threatened as growth trails behind both Windows and iOS.

Good news for Microsoft - bad news for Apple. Of course, we'll have to see how the iPhone 5S and 5C affect these numbers.

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Nokia 520
by nikcomp on Tue 1st Oct 2013 23:35 UTC
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Numbers are based almost exclusively on Nokia 520 series phones. They are 80% of their sales so far. Hard to beat a 90 dollar phone with all those features. Not sure that is the phone Nokia is wanting to sell but it is selling.

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