The Apple iPhone has overtaken other popular mobile devices like the RIM BlackBerry to lead wireless usage among U.S. users. Datamation looks at Nielsen’s report on the trend.
Apple’s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 3G is the most-used mobile device in the U.S., according to new figures from Nielsen. The report covered U.S. users over the period of January through October of 2009.
Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) headed Nielsen’s list of top 10 Web sites accessed by mobile devices.
The iPhone 3G lead the list of top 10 mobile phones in use with a 4 percent share, followed closely by Research in Motion’s BlackBerry 8300 series with 3.7 percent of the market. RIM’s (NASDAQ: RIMM) BlackBerry Storm 9530 also snared 1.4 percent of the market, while the 8100 series Perl snagged 1.2 percent.