140 Smartphone Statistics and Facts (2020) | By the Numbers



smartphone statistics facts

56% of U.S. mothers use a smartphone to decide where to buy a product.

(Last updated 10/25/15)


15% of U.S. moms use their smartphones to add or delete from a shopping list app while in store.

(Last updated 10/25/15)


10% of U.S. moms use a smartphone to find a recipe while in a store.

(Last updated 10/25/15)


U.S. smartphone users spend 87% of their mobile time using apps.

(Last updated June 2015)


Mobile ad revenues for the 1st half of 2015 were $8.2 billion.


U.S. consumers spend more time using mobile apps (198 minutes) than watching TV (168 minutes) each day.

(Last updated 9/12/15)


36% of U.S. adults that own smartphones use messaging apps.

(Last updated 8/19/15)

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