Gartner, one of the world’s leading IT Research and Advisory companies, have just published their new market trend findings for the worldwide mobile phone market for this past year Q1 2010 to Q1 2011. Android is clearly on a dominating pattern, and smartphones have gained a larger popularity since the past year. HTC and Samsung are also enjoying most of the newfound Android users as they’re the largest risers in the past 12 months.
Gartner estimates that Android is now 36% of all smartphone sales this past year ending Q1 2011, with Symbian trailing at 27%, iOS at 17% and RIM close behind at 13%. This is a huge change from last year’s Android 10%, Symbian 44%, iOS 15%, [...]