Android continued to increase its lead in the smartphone operating system market in the first quarter as vendors sold nearly 50 percent more Android smartphones than in the first quarter of 2012, Gartner said.
"There are two clear leaders in the OS market and Android’s dominance in the OS market is unshakable," Gupta said. "With new OSs coming to market such as Tizen, Firefox and Jolla, we expect some market share to be eroded but not enough to question Android’s volume leadership."
Unbelievable short product life cycle. The low price from some vendors and subsidization helps saturating the market. Logically speaking, the leader will be driven by the cost of production. More importantly, what is the next revolutionary product to drive a strong growth?
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