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Most Popular Mobile Operating Systems In The United States (Android vs iOS: Market Share 2012-2018)

Apple’s iOS continues to dominate Google’s Android‎ on mobile platforms in the United States. A new data for December 2018 shows that iOS remains the most popular mobile operating system in the U.S. – iOS held a share of 56.91%.

Meanwhile, in December 2018, Google’s Android had a market share of 42.75% percent in the United States.

Android Vs. iOS:

The table below shows the market share of mobile operating systems in the United States from January 2012 to December 2018.

Market Share of mobile operating systems in the United States 2012-2018

MonthApple's iOSGoogle's Android‎
December, 201856.91 percent42.75 percent
November, 201862.01 percent37.57 percent
October, 201856.08 percent43.57 percent
September, 201853.70 percent45.96 percent
August, 201853.13 percent46.47 percent
July, 201852.19 percent47.39 percent
June, 201853.60 percent45.94 percent
May, 201854.40 percent45.09 percent
April, 201853.60 percent45.79 percent
March, 201856.26 percent43.24 percent
February, 201854.02 percent45.48 percent
January, 201853.44 percent45.99 percent
December, 201754.42 percent45.04 percent
November, 201755.42 percent44.01 percent
October, 201754.96 percent44.37 percent
September, 201753.85 percent45.33 percent
August, 201754.12 percent45.09 percent
July, 201752.17 percent46.91 percent
June, 201753.07 percent46.04 percent
May, 201753.49 percent45.40 percent
April, 201753.88 percent45.07 percent
March, 201753.57 percent45.43 percent
February, 201754.01 percent44.90 percent
January, 201753.89 percent44.97 percent
December, 201653.70 percent45.14 percent
November, 201653.83 percent44.91 percent
October, 201654.77 percent43.75 percent
September, 201651.72 percent46.30 percent
August, 201654.47 percent44.13 percent
July, 201652.41 percent46.19 percent
June, 201653.67 percent44.76 percent
May, 201652.78 percent45.53 percent
April, 201652.42 percent45.87 percent
March, 201652.16 percent46.07 percent
February, 201653.37 percent44.68 percent
January, 201652.90 percent45.05 percent
December, 201551.85 percent45.65 percent
November, 201551.64 percent46.03 percent
October, 201550.09 percent47.25 percent
September, 201550.37 percent47.15 percent
August, 201551.17 percent46.37 percent
July, 201550.68 percent46.79 percent
June, 201549.38 percent48.12 percent
May, 201548.64 percent48.52 percent
April, 201549.50 percent47.51 percent
March, 201552.59 percent44.48 percent
February, 201552.18 percent44.73 percent
January, 201551.38 percent45.40 percent
December, 201449.54 percent47.32 percent
November, 201451 percent45.66 percent
October, 201455.22 percent41.36 percent
September, 201453.31 percent42.33 percent
August, 201451.40 percent43.43 percent
July, 201451.51 percent42.83 percent
June, 201451.36 percent42.93 percent
May, 201451.17 percent42.72 percent
April, 201452.50 percent41.38 percent
March, 201453.02 percent40.72 percent
February, 201452.87 percent40.37 percent
January, 201454.51 percent38.03 percent
December, 201351.75 percent39.25 percent
November, 201351.63 percent39.18 percent
October, 201351.54 percent38.66 percent
September, 201351.95 percent38.46 percent
August, 201352.22 percent39.05 percent
July, 201353.91 percent38.77 percent
June, 201354.85 percent39.36 percent
May, 201354.24 percent39.88 percent
April, 201353.51 percent40.08 percent
March, 201352.50 percent40.14 percent
February, 201353.48 percent38.83 percent
January, 201352.69 percent39.40 percent
December, 201250.49 percent40.22 percent
November, 201250.63 percent39.83 percent
October, 201250.75 percent40.30 percent
September, 201250.46 percent41.30 percent
August, 201250.40 percent40.85 percent
July, 201250.43 percent40.31 percent
June, 201250.21 percent39.77 percent
May, 201248.82 percent40.44 percent
April, 201248.85 percent40.69 percent
March, 201248.35 percent40.83 percent
February, 201247.42 percent41.66 percent
January, 201245.37 percent41.77 percent

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