Smartphones In China Exceed Mobile Phones In The US

March 25, 2013 7:57 am

When it comes to absolute numbers, it is expected that China will score in quite a few areas, over any county in the world. And we understand that some eyeballs are definitely more equal than others. But if you believe that smartphone users are empowered in similar ways around the world, this stat might be useful to keep in mind: China now has more smartphone users than the total number of mobile phones in the US (Source)

Here are the absolute numbers: China now has some 330 million smartphones, compared to 321 million mobile phones (not smartphones – all mobile phones) in the US. And by the end of 2013, China alone will have half-a-billion smartphones.

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