Table of Content


I.INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

I. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1.INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

Android Operating System (OS) Platform: The Ubiquitous, Low-Cost and Unassailable Driving Force behind Mobile Devices

Android OS Emerges as the Clear Market Leader in Mobile Devices

Android Operating System Platform Versions Launched to Date: Version, Code Name, Launch Date, and Key Features

Android’s Affordability Fuel Large-Scale Adoption in Mobile Devices

Free Android OS Platform: The Preferred Choice of Smartphone Vendors

Decline of Established Mobile OS Platforms Catapults Android to the Dominant Position

Table 1: Global Smartphone Market by OS Type (2009, 2011, 2013 & 2015): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for BlackBerry, Symbian, Windows and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Android Continues to Dominate the Overall Connected Devices Market

Table 2: Global Connected Devices Market by Type (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Computers, Tablets, Mobile Phones and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Expanding Applications Signal Market Expansion Opportunities

Global Market Outlook

Developing Regions: Hot Spots for Ongoing Market Growth

Table 3: Global Market for Android OS-Based Smartphones and Tablets (2015-2022): Geographic Regions Ranked by Volume Growth - Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Japan, Middle East & Africa, Europe, USA, and Canada (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Developed Regions Remain Important Markets

2.COMPETITION

Google at the Core of the Android OS Platform

Adoption by Established ICT Companies: Game Changer for Android OS

Pure-Play Mobile Device Companies Drive Market Momentum

Android Mobile Devices Marketplace: Extremely Competitive

Samsung: The Clear Leader in the Global Android Devices Market

Table 4: Leading Players in the Global Android Smartphones Market (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Huawei, Lenovo, Samsung, Xiaomi and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Android: The Success Factor behind Samsung’s Phenomenal Growth

Chinese Companies Offer Stiff Competition to Samsung in Core Markets

Noteworthy 7-Inch Android Tablets Worldwide

ASUS ZenPad C 7.0

Huawei MediaPad X2

Lenovo Tab 2 A7-10

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4

LG G Pad 7.0

Competition: Noteworthy Trends

Polarization: An Undeniable Reality

Low Entry Barriers Support Disruptive Developments

Form Factor Emerges a Key Product Differentiator in an Increasingly Homogenous Market

Wearable Technology: An Emerging Instrument to Ensure Customer Loyalty

3.MARKET TRENDS, ISSUES & DRIVERS

Surging Demand for Android Smartphones: The Fundamental Growth Driver for Android OS Platform

?Versatility’: The Hallmark of Android Smartphones

Despite Decline in Shipments, Feature-Rich and Advanced Android Tablets Sustain Consumer Interest

Google Tango Revolutionizing AR Technology

Android Tablets with the Detachables Technology

Table 8: Global Tablets Market by Operating System (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Android, iOS and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Macro Trends in Mobile Devices Ecosystem Strengthen Growth Prospects for Android OS Platform

Penetration of 4G Mobile Networks

Table 9: Global Subscriber Base for 4G / LTE Services - Number of Unique Subscribers (in Million) (2014-2022) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Uptrend in Mobile Internet Usage

Table 10: Monthly Mobile Data Traffic (in Gigabytes) for Smartphones and Tablet PCs (2016 & 2022) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 11: Monthly Mobile Data Traffic (in Gigabytes) for Smartphones by Region (2016 & 2022) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Rising Popularity of Mobile Video

Table 12: Global Mobile Traffic Scenario by Application Type (2016 & 2022): Percentage Breakdown of Exabyte Consumption for Browsing, Social Networking, Video and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Social Networking on the Move

Mobile Messaging

Android Wear 2.0: The Next Big Thing for Android OS Platform

Superior Attributes of Android Auto Drive Widespread Proliferation in the Automotive Industry

Android Aims to Foray into TV Entertainment Segment through Android TV

Google Play Elevates Android’s Image

Android Aims to Make Inroads into Apple iOS Dominated High-End Phone Segment

Android Devices Gain Traction in Enterprise Vertical

High Thrust on Enterprise Mobility Builds Momentum

Favorable Demographic & Socio-Economic Trends Augur Well for Market Growth

Rapid Growth in Urban Households

Table 13: World Population: Percentage Breakdown by Urban and Rural Population for Years 1950-2050P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 14: Estimated Percentage of Urbanization in World, China and India for the Years 2011 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Rising Living Standards

Burgeoning Middle Class Population

Table 15: Global Middle Class Population (in Millions) and as a Percentage of Total Population: 2005, 2015, 2025 & 2035 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 16: Global Middle Class Spending (in US$ Trillion) by Region (2015 & 2030F) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Key Issues & Challenges Hampering Long Term Prospects for Android OS Platform

Fragmentation Remains a Major Concern

Table 17: Android Fragmentation Remains a Concern: Percentage Share of Android Versions in Total Android Device Sales (2016) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

App Developers Continue to Face Challenges

Forked Version Weaken Google’s Hold on Android

Apps from Unreliable Sources Pose Security Threat

Android Based Smartphones More Prone to Security Breaches?

4.PLATFORM OVERVIEW

5.PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS

Google Unveils Android 7.1.2

Google Unveils Android Wear 2.0

Google and Fiat Chrysler to Develop New In-Car Infotainment System

Samsung Launches Galaxy A Series Smartphones in Europe

HMD Global Unveils Nokia 6 Android Phone in China

LG to Roll Out LG G6

HTC and Sprint Introduce HTC Bolt Smartphone

Lenovo Rolls Out PHAB2 Smartphones

BlackBerry Unveils DTEK50 Android Smartphone

Sirin Labs Unveils Solarin

Lenovo Introduces TAB3 Android Tablets

Acer Launches Liquid Zest Plus

Huawei Introduces Honor 5 and Honor Note 8

Google Launches Android Auto Infotainment System in India

ASUSTeK Rolls Out Zenfone 3 Series Smartphones

Huawei Unveils Honor 6X

Micromax Rolls Out Canvas Spark 2 Plus

Google Introduces Android-based Brillo Platform for IoT Devices

Motorola Unveils New Android Lollipop Smartphones

Blaupunkt India Introduces Cape Town 940 Android Car Infotainment System

6.FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS

Amazon.com, Inc. (USA)

Acer Inc. (Taiwan)

AsusTek Computer Inc. (Taiwan)

BBK Electronics Corporation (China)

OPPO Electronics Corp. (China)

Best Tablet Company (UK)

Blackberry Limited (Canada)

Fujitsu Limited (Japan)

Gionee Communication Equipment Co Ltd. (China)

Google Inc. (USA)

HP Development Company, L.P. (USA)

HTC Corporation (Taiwan)

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (China)

LAVA International Ltd. (India)

Lenovo Group Ltd. (China)

Motorola Mobility LLC (USA)

LG Electronics Inc. (South Korea)

Micromax Informatics Ltd. (India)

Nokia Corporation (Finland)

Panasonic Corporation (Japan)

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (South Korea)

Sharp Corporation (Japan)

Sony Mobile Communications Inc. (Japan)

Toshiba Corporation (Japan)

Xiaomi Inc. (China)

ZTE Corporation (China)

7.GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

Table 18: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Android Based Mobile Devices by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2015 Through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 19: World Historic Review for Android Based Mobile Devices by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2010 Through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 20: World 13-Year Perspective for Android Based Mobile Devices by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets for Years 2010, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 21: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Android Based Smartphones by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2015 Through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 22: World Historic Review for Android Based Smartphones by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2010 Through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 23: World 13-Year Perspective for Android Based Smartphones by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets for Years 2010, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 24: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Android Based Tablets by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2015 Through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 25: World Historic Review for Android Based Tablets by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2010 Through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 26: World 13-Year Perspective for Android Based Tablets by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa, and Latin America Markets for Years 2010, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

II. MARKET

1.THE UNITED STATES

A. Market Analysis

Rising Penetration of Android Based Smartphones & Tablets Drive Healthy Market Growth

Table 27: US Smartphone Shipments by OS Type (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Android, iOS and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Ever Increasing Demand for Mobile Internet and Data Downloads Sustain Growth in Shipments

Competition

Apple’s Dominance Continues to Impede Market Prospects

Table 28: Leading Players in the US Smartphones Market (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Apple, LG, Motorola, Samsung and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 29: Leading Tablet Companies in the US (2016): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Volume Shipments for Apple, Samsung, Amazon.com, LG and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Product Launches

Select Key Players

B. Market Analytics

Table 30: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2015 Through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 31: US Historic Review for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2010 Through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 32: US 13-Year Perspective for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Smartphones and Tablets Markets for Years 2010, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2.CANADA

A. Market Analysis

Market Overview

Table 33: Canadian Smartphone Market by OS Type (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Android, iOS and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Product Launch

Blackberry Limited – A Key Canada-Based Company

B. Market Analytics

Table 34: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2015 Through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 35: Canadian Historic Review for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2010 Through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 36: Canadian 13-Year Perspective for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Smartphones and Tablets Markets for Years 2010, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3.JAPAN

A. Market Analysis

Steady Adoption of Android Based Devices in Business and Industry Segments Drive Growth in Shipments

Table 37: Japanese Smartphone Market by OS Type (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Android, iOS and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 38: Japanese Tablet Market by OS Type (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Android, iOS, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Select Key Players

B. Market Analytics

Table 39: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2015 Through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 40: Japanese Historic Review for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2010 Through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 41: Japanese 13-Year Perspective for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Smartphones and Tablets Markets for Years 2010, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4.EUROPE

A. Market Analysis

Uptrend in Smartphone Demand Bodes Well for Android OS

Android Outperforms Competitors

Table 42: European Smartphone Market by OS Type (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Android, iOS, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

B. Market Analytics

Table 43: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Android Based Mobile Devices by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2015 Through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 44: European Historic Review for Android Based Mobile Devices by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2010 Through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 45: European 13-Year Perspective for Android Based Mobile Devices by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2010, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 46: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2015 Through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 47: European Historic Review for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2010 Through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 48: European 13-Year Perspective for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Smartphones and Tablets Markets for Years 2010, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4a.FRANCE

A. Market Analysis

Table 49: French Smartphone Market by OS Type (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Android, iOS, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

B. Market Analytics

Table 50: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2015 Through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 51: French Historic Review for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2010 Through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 52: French 13-Year Perspective for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Smartphones and Tablets Markets for Years 2010, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4b.GERMANY

A. Market Analysis

Table 53: German Smartphone Market by OS Type (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Android, iOS and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

B. Market Analytics

Table 54: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2015 Through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 55: German Historic Review for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2010 Through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 56: German 13-Year Perspective for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Smartphones and Tablets Markets for Years 2010, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4c.ITALY

Market Analysis

Table 57: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2015 Through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 58: Italian Historic Review for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2010 Through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 59: Italian 13-Year Perspective for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Smartphones and Tablets Markets for Years 2010, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4d.THE UNITED KINGDOM

A. Market Analysis

Table 60: The UK Mobile Operating System Market by Type (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Android, iOS and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Product Launches

Best Tablet Company – A Key UK-Based Company

B. Market Analytics

Table 61: The UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2015 Through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 62: The UK Historic Review for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2010 Through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 63: The UK 13-Year Perspective for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Smartphones and Tablets Markets for Years 2010, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4e.SPAIN

A. Market Analysis

Table 64: Spanish Smartphone Market by OS Type (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Android, iOS, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Product Launch

B. Market Analytics

Table 65: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2015 Through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 66: Spanish Historic Review for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2010 Through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 67: Spanish 13-Year Perspective for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Smartphones and Tablets Markets for Years 2010, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4f.RUSSIA

A. Market Analysis

Table 68: Russian Smartphone Market by OS Type (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Android, iOS and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

B. Market Analytics

Table 69: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2015 Through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 70: Russian Historic Review for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2010 Through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 71: Russian 13-Year Perspective for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Smartphones and Tablets Markets for Years 2010, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4g.REST OF EUROPE

A. Market Analysis

Nokia Corporation – A Key Finland-Based Company

B. Market Analytics

Table 72: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2015 Through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 73: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2010 Through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 74: Rest of Europe 13-Year Perspective for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Smartphones and Tablets Markets for Years 2010, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5.ASIA-PACIFIC

A. Market Analysis

Asia-Pacific: The Most Lucrative Market for Android OS

Table 75: Global Market for Android OS-Based Smartphones and Tablets (2015-2022): Geographic Regions Ranked by Volume Growth - Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Japan, Middle East & Africa, Europe, USA, and Canada (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 76: Smartphone Penetration as a Proportion (%) of Total Mobile Users in Select Countries (2015 & 2017) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

B. Market Analytics

Table 77: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Android Based Mobile Devices by Geographic Region - China, India, South Korea and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2015 Through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 78: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Android Based Mobile Devices by Geographic Region - China, India, South Korea and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2010 Through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 79: Asia-Pacific 13-Year Perspective for Android Based Mobile Devices by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for China, India, South Korea and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2010, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 80: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2015 Through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 81: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2010 Through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 82: Asia-Pacific 13-Year Perspective for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Smartphones and Tablets Markets for Years 2010, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5a.CHINA

A. Market Analysis

Android Remains the Most Popular OS Platform in China

Table 83: Chinese Smartphone Market by OS Type (2016): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Android, iOS and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Local Vendors Spice-Up the Android Market

Limited Demand for Apple iOS Devices Favors Android Market

Product Launches

Select Key Players

B. Market Analytics

Table 84: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2015 Through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 85: Chinese Historic Review for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Smartphones and Tablets Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in ?000s for Years 2010 Through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Table 86: Chinese 13-Year Perspective for Android Based Mobile Devices by Application - Percentage Breakdown of Unit Shipments for Smartphones and Tablets Markets for Years 2010, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5b.INDIA

A. Market Analysis

India: Predominantly an Android-Centric Mark