iOS and Android Landscape in November 2014

iOS and Android Landscape in November 2014

Hey Metrics fans! The new Android version has finally arrived: Android 5, also known as Lollipop! Also, for iPhone and iPad users, a new patch version has been released: iOS 8.1.1. Lets get the graphs out!

Android

Android 2 Android 3 Android 4 Android L Android 5
October 5.13% 0.05% 94.68% 0.13% 0.00%
November 2.95% 0.08% 96.12% 0.00% 0.85%

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Android 5 = new in @ 0.85% session share across Android apps.

Android L (preview version of Android 5) has vanished.

Android 4 keeps growing, from 94.68% to 96.12% session share.

 

Android 2.2 Android 2.3 Android 3.1 Android 3.2 Android 4.0 Android 4.1 Android 4.2 Android 4.3 Android 4.4 Android L Android 5.0
October 0.03% 5.10% 0.01% 0.04% 3.87% 18.09% 13.81% 13.59% 45.31% 0.13% 0.00%
November 0.06% 2.89% 0.02% 0.06% 2.96% 11.81% 10.75% 11.77% 58.83% 0.00% 0.85%

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Enormous gain for Android 4.4. Up 13.52% in sessions share across Android apps! Android 4.1 down 6.25% from 18.09% to 11.81% session share.

Android 2.2 Android 2.2.1 Android 2.2.2 Android 2.3.3 Android 2.3.4 Android 2.3.5 Android 2.3.6 Android 2.3.7 Android 3.1 Android 3.2 Android 3.2.1 Android 4.0.2 Android 4.0.3 Android 4.0.4 Android 4.0.9 Android 4.1.1 Android 4.1.2 Android 4.1.4 Android 4.2.1 Android 4.2.2 Android 4.2.9 Android 4.3 Android 4.3.0 Android 4.3.1 Android 4.4 Android 4.4.2 Android 4.4.3 Android 4.4.4 Android L Android 5.0
October 0.00% 0.02% 0.00% 0.50% 0.21% 1.01% 3.29% 0.09% 0.01% 0.04% 0.01% 0.00% 2.55% 1.32% 0.00% 2.38% 15.71% 0.00% 0.60% 13.19% 0.01% 13.56% 0.00% 0.03% 0.02% 35.92% 3.56% 5.82% 0.13% 0.00%
November 0.01% 0.03% 0.02% 0.24% 0.14% 0.81% 1.63% 0.07% 0.02% 0.06% 0.01% 0.01% 1.94% 1.00% 0.02% 1.48% 10.32% 0.01% 0.71% 10.03% 0.00% 11.70% 0.02% 0.05% 0.01% 46.74% 2.98% 9.09% 0.00% 0.85%

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4.1.2 down 5.28% to 10.32% session share across Android apps. 4.4.2 up a lot: 10.82%, from 35.92% to 46.74%!

 

iOS 5 iOS 6 iOS 7 iOS 8
40 0.3% 1.1% 60.4% 38.2%
41 0.2% 1.0% 55.2% 43.6%
42 0.3% 1.1% 52.5% 46.0%
43 0.3% 1.3% 49.4% 48.9%
44 0.2% 1.1% 47.4% 51.3%
45 0.2% 0.9% 45.7% 53.1%
46 0.2% 1.2% 42.2% 56.3%
47 0.2% 0.7% 39.6% 59.5%
48 0.2% 0.6% 36.5% 62.7%

iOS

October is week 40 through 44, November is week 45 through 48.

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iOS8 adoption slow due to known problems but keeps growing steadily at around 3% per week, now sits @ 62.7% session share across iOS apps. iOS7 down to 36.5%.

iOS 5.1 iOS 6.0 iOS 6.1 iOS 7.0 iOS 7.1 iOS 8.0 iOS 8.1
40 0.3% 0.1% 1.0% 6.4% 54.0% 38.2% 0.0%
41 0.2% 0.1% 0.9% 6.5% 48.7% 43.6% 0.0%
42 0.3% 0.1% 1.0% 6.5% 46.1% 46.0% 0.0%
43 0.3% 0.1% 1.2% 5.2% 44.3% 30.1% 18.9%
44 0.2% 0.1% 1.0% 5.4% 42.0% 16.2% 35.1%
45 0.2% 0.1% 0.9% 4.7% 41.0% 12.5% 40.6%
46 0.2% 0.1% 1.2% 4.6% 37.7% 10.0% 46.3%
47 0.2% 0.1% 0.7% 4.7% 34.9% 8.4% 51.1%
48 0.2% 0.0% 0.6% 3.7% 32.7% 7.8% 54.9%

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iOS8.1 up to 54.90% session share across iOS apps in week 48.

iOS 5.1.1 iOS 6.1.2 iOS 6.1.3 iOS 6.1.4 iOS 6.1.6 iOS 7.0 iOS 7.0.2 iOS 7.0.3 iOS 7.0.4 iOS 7.0.5 iOS 7.0.6 iOS 7.1 iOS 7.1.1 iOS 7.1.2 iOS 8.0 iOS 8.0.2 iOS 8.1 iOS 8.1.1
40 0.3% 0.1% 0.5% 0.0% 0.3% 0.6% 0.7% 0.8% 2.7% 0.1% 1.5% 3.1% 7.7% 43.1% 9.0% 29.1% 0.0% 0.0%
41 0.2% 0.1% 0.4% 0.0% 0.3% 0.9% 0.7% 0.8% 2.8% 0.1% 1.2% 2.9% 7.6% 38.2% 5.7% 37.9% 0.0% 0.0%
42 0.3% 0.0% 0.4% 0.1% 0.4% 0.7% 0.5% 1.1% 2.8% 0.1% 1.2% 3.0% 6.7% 36.4% 5.1% 40.9% 0.0% 0.0%
43 0.3% 0.1% 0.5% 0.1% 0.5% 0.5% 0.4% 0.6% 2.4% 0.1% 1.1% 2.7% 6.6% 34.9% 4.0% 26.0% 18.9% 0.0%
44 0.2% 0.0% 0.4% 0.1% 0.4% 0.4% 0.4% 0.8% 2.3% 0.2% 1.2% 2.6% 6.9% 32.5% 3.3% 12.9% 35.1% 0.0%
45 0.2% 0.0% 0.4% 0.1% 0.3% 0.5% 0.4% 0.8% 1.9% 0.2% 1.0% 2.3% 6.0% 32.6% 2.6% 9.9% 40.6% 0.0%
46 0.2% 0.1% 0.5% 0.1% 0.5% 0.3% 0.4% 0.7% 2.0% 0.1% 0.9% 2.4% 5.2% 30.1% 2.5% 7.5% 46.3% 0.0%
47 0.2% 0.0% 0.3% 0.0% 0.3% 0.4% 0.5% 0.6% 1.8% 0.1% 1.4% 2.0% 5.1% 27.8% 2.1% 6.3% 32.4% 18.6%
48 0.2% 0.0% 0.3% 0.0% 0.2% 0.3% 0.3% 0.5% 1.6% 0.1% 0.9% 2.0% 4.7% 26.0% 1.7% 6.1% 14.8% 40.0%

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8.1.1 just two weeks in already @ 40% session share across iOS apps.

That was it for this month's metrics! Stay tuned for Decembers's edition.