Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.



70 posts

Master Geek


Topic # 100291 7-Apr-2012 22:16 Send private message

What are the numbers sold here in NZ.

Create new topic
15539 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 828

Trusted
Vodafone NZ
Subscriber

  Reply # 606529 7-Apr-2012 22:23 Send private message

42




1559 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 8

Subscriber

  Reply # 606533 7-Apr-2012 22:34 Send private message

johnr: 42


ha! 

2724 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 179

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 606539 7-Apr-2012 23:32 Send private message

correct, 42 Android(s) to 1 ios device







70 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 606566 8-Apr-2012 06:03 Send private message

Seriously does anyone have this data.

3291 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 238

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 606572 8-Apr-2012 07:49 Send private message

Depends on whether NZ follows the US I guess. Latest Comscore figures for the US here. The US mobile providers tend to be slow in releasing latest Android models though, for example the SGS2 hasn't been out all that long there, so difficult to compare exactly.

Edit: Added link



70 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 606583 8-Apr-2012 08:18 Send private message

OK from http://blog.jericho.co.nz/new-zealand-smartphone-penetration/

Of the over 4.5 m phones in market, it?s estimated:
800,000 are smartphones

250,000 are iPhone/iPad
150,000 are Android

Leaving 400,000 or so as Blackberry, Windows and Symbian (Nokia N series etc). Clearly this will continue to switch as phones are upgraded and new models launch clouding things further - such as Nokia's new Windows phone.



70 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 607954 11-Apr-2012 17:43 Send private message



Any comparable stats from android.

3291 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 238

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 607974 11-Apr-2012 18:51 Send private message

Wow thats a lot of iPhones being sold in NZ.

2182 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 372

Subscriber

  Reply # 607990 11-Apr-2012 19:24 Send private message

http://www.nbr.co.nz/article/big-increase-mobile-internet-stats-nz-ck-102449

the figures in the above link from NBR based on Stats NZ show there were 1.9 million people using mobile phones to access internet, maybe the definition of 'Smartphone'is the difference but be interested in how they would "estimate "the breakdown of the users as one would think Apple would be very guarded over that.




Galaxy S4 I9505
Samsung (custom)  KITKAT 4.4.2 (no Knox bootloader)





2300 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 52

Trusted
Telecom NZ

  Reply # 608015 11-Apr-2012 20:30 Send private message

Hard to compare past numbers, and hard to know how many past sales are in use now. Apple had the head start by 18 months (Jan 2007 vs Oct 2008) over the first Android phone, the HTC Dream, so had momentum. Plus whatever delay there was for NZ releases.


Now that both are well recognised and that both are household names, sales this year would be a better guide, and also to see how WP7 moves into what I expect will be the "big 3" next year.

I'd expect Android to be well ahead in 2012 sales in NZ.

862 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 4

Trusted

  Reply # 608562 12-Apr-2012 23:04 Send private message

^^^^^^^^^^ I agree




Follow me on Twitter ! 
Get help with Android from a XDA Recognized Developer - Google+

2300 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 52

Trusted
Telecom NZ

  Reply # 608567 12-Apr-2012 23:25 Send private message

Due clearly to the wide range of phones available, and at all price points. Thats the only reason! :-)

3291 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 238

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 608594 13-Apr-2012 06:17 Send private message

tdgeek: Due clearly to the wide range of phones available, and at all price points. Thats the only reason! :-)


:)

2300 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 52

Trusted
Telecom NZ

  Reply # 608600 13-Apr-2012 07:46 Send private message

kiwitrc:
tdgeek: Due clearly to the wide range of phones available, and at all price points. Thats the only reason! :-)


:)


I feel that the days of iOS vs Android need to be reclassified as iOS vs Android vs Windows Phone. They are the big 3 now. And as WP is new, past history is not relevant, monthly sales share/volume is what will be the intersting watch, Ideally if that could be at price point ranges to give a true view of demand for like devices.

Android will still dominate in overall volume due to the full range of budget to top end devices, as the other two are more high mid to high range.  

Create new topic








Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new jobs are posted to our jobs board:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:




News »

Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Forms of government for New Zealand
Created by charsleysa, last reply by gzt on 18-Apr-2014 17:26 (94 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Snap suffering Trans-Tasman congestion 18/04?
Created by Lias, last reply by RalphFromSnap on 18-Apr-2014 16:09 (22 replies)
Pages... 2


galaxy s4 now on 4.4.2
Created by nzrock, last reply by tanivula on 18-Apr-2014 15:16 (43 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Problem with NDSCam
Created by haydenmarsh, last reply by Benoire on 14-Apr-2014 21:28 (21 replies)
Pages... 2


MH370 - Call for Search & Rescue Help
Created by DS248, last reply by Sideface on 17-Apr-2014 17:28 (735 replies)
Pages... 47 48 49


Weather - Auckland
Created by networkn, last reply by Sidestep on 17-Apr-2014 13:47 (18 replies)
Pages... 2


NZ still in the stone ages regarding IT ?
Created by surfisup1000, last reply by wasabi2k on 17-Apr-2014 16:49 (16 replies)
Pages... 2


why does the tax payer have to pay for the prince and princess' 6 star holiday?
Created by joker97, last reply by Geektastic on 17-Apr-2014 15:49 (67 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5



Geekzone Live »
Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.