Android - «Men's" operating system

Friday, February 26, 2010

According to statistical research conducted by Admob in January 2010, among users of devices running Android dominated by males. Among the respondents were only users of iPhone, iPod and webOS, therefore, remains unknown gender ratio for users of Symbian and Windows Mobile.

As seen from the graph, while users of iPhone, iPod and webOS divided into between the sexes almost equally, then the holders of Android-smartphone nearly three-quarters of exclusively male. The reason is primarily the most technically complicated devices with Android, and a greater need for the user to engage in self-tuning, which requires certain skills and interest. At the same time the least demanded in terms of customization of the platform as a multimedia device iPod touch sex ratio becomes almost in favor of women: 46% to 54%.