Google Commands Smartphone Market Share

According to the April 1 blog at, Google is now in command of approximately one third of the smartphone market. According to new data from ComScore, phones based on Google Android accounted for 33% of the U.S. smart phone market, as of the end of February. Other contenders include Apple, with a market share of approximately 25%, Research in Motion, at nearly 29%, and Microsoft, at nearly 8%.

Approximately 70 million people own smart phones.