Mobile phones facts & statistics for 2011

Microsoft Tag has just released a cool infographic highlighting the statistics of how people are using their mobiles phones in 2011. We have also found an awesome video  that  covers the “growth” statistics for 2011.

The infographic that you are about to see below clearly shows that over 1 billion of the 4+ billion mobile phones are in fact now Smartphone’s which have the ability to SMS other Smartphone’s, strangely 950 million of these phones do not support SMS… how strange is that!

It has been forecasted that in 2014 mobile internet usage will overtake that of desktops, already in 2011 more than 50% of all “local” searches were done from a mobile device.

Did you know that 86% of mobile users are watching their favorite TV shows via their Smartphone’s and that 200+ million (1/3 users) access their Facebook profile. Here’s something else you may not have known, 91% of all mobile internet use is “social” related.

2011 mobile statistics stats facts marketing infographic