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Jeff Campbell
06-27-2011, 09:00 PM
<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://www.tuaw.com/2011/06/27/apple-has-become-australias-top-mobile-brand/' target='_blank'>http://www.tuaw.com/2011/06/27/appl...p-mobile-brand/</a><br /><br /></div><p><em>"There are a lot of iPhones in Australia, and IDC reports today that the number has grown enough to make the iPhone the top smartphone 'down under.'"</em></p><p><img height="160" src="http://images.thoughtsmedia.com/resizer/thumbs/size/600/at/auto/1309201128.usr105634.jpg" style="margin-left: 220px; margin-right: 220px;" width="160" /></p><p>40% market share is certainly a large chunk, and in Australia's smartphone market it puts Apple's iPhone in the lead. Back 10% in second place is Android and Symbian drops to third with 22%. When it comes to mobile traffic, the triple team of iPad, iPhone and iPod touch obliterates the competition with a commanding 50% while Android devices are at 10.5% of all mobile traffic. So even though Android is nipping at the iPhone's heels, Apple products clearly area a favorite with the folks in Australia.&nbsp;</p>