More Smartphone Makers Use Android.
A large contributor to Android’s popularity is the fact that many more smartphone and device manufacturers use it as the OS for their devices.
In contrast, iOS is limited to Apple-made iPhones and iPads only.
What is better Android or iPhone?
Only Apple makes iPhones, so it has extremely tight control over how the software and hardware work together. On the other hand, Google offers the Android software to many phone makers, including Samsung, HTC, LG, and Motorola. Of course iPhones can have hardware issues, too, but they’re generally higher quality.
Is iPhone or Android more popular in the US?
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%.
Is iPhone more popular than Samsung?
This means that more people use Samsung devices and more Samsung devices are sold. iPhones seem to be more popular in developed countries and among younger people, but because Samsung is cheaper and has more products, more people still use Samsung.
Who has more apps Apple or Android?
Apple has a commanding lead over all other smart phone platforms with 230,000 and counting in the App Store. But Google’s Android platform now claims 70,000. There may be a big difference between the two, but it’s not felt in all categories. In 10 of the most important app categories, iPhone and Android duke it out.