Smartphone Operating System Market Research Report- Global Forecast to 2023

Smartphone Operating System Market Research Report- Global Forecast to 2023

ID: MRFR/ICT/3328-HCRR | July, 2018 | Region: Global | 100 pages | Half-Cooked Research Reports

Global Smartphone Operating System Market, by Type (Open Source, Closed Source), Operating System (Android, iOS, Symbian, Blackberry, Windows) – Forecast to 2023


Market Synopsis of Smartphone Operating System Market:
Market Scenario:
Smartphone operating system refers to the operating systems running on mobile phones, tablets, PDAs and other mobile devices. Basically, an operating system is a platform that allows devices to run applications and programs on it. Symbian and Research in Motion were among the early starters in the market and occupied nearly half of the market, but were driven out in no time. With the release of operating systems from Apple and Google, there has been a tremendous increase in the sales of mobile phones.


Technology giants such as Google and Apple are the major players in smartphone operating system market. Google’s operating system, Android, is the most popular smartphone operating system owing to its open source platform and user friendly interface. Increasing adoption of smartphones is one major factor responsible for driving the growth of smartphone operating system market. Increasing digitalization is another major factor responsible for fueling the growth of global smartphone operating system market. Apple’s iOS ranks second in terms of market share in the smartphone operating system owing to the increasing adoption of iPhones. Android and iOS continue to dominate the smartphone operating system market. The company focuses on designing operating systems for smartphones, tablets, PDAs, computers and laptops. Microsoft and Blackberry rank next in line after Apple and Google in terms of smartphone operating system market share.


Increasing demand for mobile applications and growing popularity of e-commerce and online shopping are other major factors driving the growth of the global smartphone operating system market. Furthermore, increasing awareness regarding different applications being offered by smartphones like fitness apps, GPS maps, gaming and much more is boosting the growth of the market.


The global smartphone operating system market has been segmented on the basis of type and operating system. The type segment is classified into open source and closed source platforms. Whereas, the operating system segment is further classified into android, iOS, windows, blackberry, Symbian and others. However, android operating system segment is expected to hold the major share of the market owing to the increasing adoption of android based smartphones and increasing demand for open source applications on play store. High adoption of mobile applications is one major factor driving the growth of smartphone operating system market. Android operating system sub segment is also expected to continue its dominance over the forecast period. Whereas, iOS from Apple is specifically meant for Apple phones and does not support open source platform. This limits the usage of this operating system. Even then, the market share of iOS is considerably high and continues to dominate the market.


The North American region holds the largest share of the market across the globe followed by Europe, and Asia Pacific region. U.S. and Canada are dominating the North America market due to better technological enhancements and increasing popularity of smartphones in the region. The region also has a well-established infrastructure, which allows faster implementation of advanced technologies. Additionally, the growing use of mobile devices for payments is another major factor driving the growth of smartphone operating system market in the region.


The global smartphone operating system market is expected to grow at a CAGR of approximately 20% during the forecast period 2017-2023.



Global Smartphone Operating System Market:
Smartphone Operating System Market


Key Players:
Some of the prominent players in the global smartphone operating system market are Google, Inc. (U.S.), Apple, Inc. (U.S.), Microsoft Corporation (U.S.), Blackberry Limited (U.S.), Linux Foundation (U.S.), Jolla OY (Finland), Nokia Corporation (Finland), Hewlett Packard (U.S.), Qualcomm (U.S.) and Samsung Electronics (South Korea).


Segments:
The global smartphone operating system market is segmented by type and operating system. Based on the type, the market is segmented into open source and closed source. Based on operating system, the market is segmented into android, iOS, blackberry, Symbian and others.



Regional Analysis:

The global smartphone operating system market is studied for Asia Pacific, North America, Europe, and Rest of the World. It has been observed that North America is estimated to account for the largest share of the market, whereas Europe is projected to grow at the fastest rate during the forecast period. The North American market growth is attributed to technological advancements in smartphone industry.



Intended Audience:



  • Technology Investors

  • Research/Consultancy firms

  • Technology Solution Providers

  • Government Bodies

  • Consumers

  • Commercial

  • Residential

  • Corporate

TABLE OF CONTENTS

1 MARKET INTRODUCTION

1.1 INTRODUCTION

1.2 SCOPE OF STUDY

1.2.1 RESEARCH OBJECTIVE

1.2.2 ASSUMPTIONS

1.2.3 LIMITATIONS

1.3 MARKET STRUCTURE

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY

2.1 RESEARCH TYPE

2.2 PRIMARY RESEARCH

2.3 SECONDARY RESEARCH

2.4 FORECAST MODEL

2.4.1 MARKET DATA COLLECTION, ANALYSIS & FORECAST

2.4.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION

3 MARKET DYNAMICS

3.1 INTRODUCTION

3.2 MARKET DRIVERS

3.3 MARKET CHALLENGES

3.4 MARKET OPPORTUNITIES

3.5 MARKET RESTRAINTS

4 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

5. MARKET FACTOR ANALYSIS

5.1 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS

5.2 SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYSIS

6 SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY SEGMENTS

6.1 INTRODUCTION

6.2 MARKET STATISTICS

6.2.1 BY TYPE

6.2.1.1 OPEN SOURCE

6.2.1.2 CLOSED SOURCE

6.2.2 BY OPERATING SYSTEM

6.2.2.1 ANDROID

6.2.2.2 IOS

6.2.2.3 WINDOWS

6.2.2.4 BLACKBERRY

6.2.2.5 SYMBIAN

6.2.2.6 OTHERS

6.2.3 BY REGION

6.2.3.1 NORTH AMERICA

6.2.3.1.1 U.S.

6.2.3.1.2 CANADA

6.2.3.1.3 MEXICO

6.2.3.2 EUROPE

6.2.3.2.1 UK

6.2.3.2.2 GERMANY

6.2.3.2.3 FRANCE

6.2.3.2.4 ITALY

6.2.3.2.5 REST OF EUROPE

6.2.3.3 ASIA PACIFIC

6.2.3.3.1 CHINA

6.2.3.3.2 JAPAN

6.2.3.3.3 SOUTH KOREA

6.2.3.3.4 INDIA

6.2.3.3.5 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC

6.2.3.4 REST OF THE WORLD

7 COMPETITIVE ANALYSIS

7.1 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS

7.2 COMPANY PROFILES

7.2.1 GOOGLE, INC. (U.S.)

7.2.2 APPLE, INC (U.S.)

7.2.3 MICROSOFT CORPORATION (U.S.)

7.2.4 BLACKBERRY LIMITED (U.S.)

7.2.5 LINUX FOUNDATION (U.S.)

7.2.6 JOLLA OY (FINLAND)

7.2.7 NOKIA CORPORATION (FINLAND)

7.2.8 HEWLETT PACKARD (U.S.)

7.2.9 QUALCOMM (U.S.)

7.2.10 SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS (SOUTH KOREA)

7.2.11 OTHERS





LIST OF TABLES

TABLE 1 SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

TABLE 2 SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

TABLE 3 SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY REGION

TABLE 4 NORTH AMERICA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

TABLE 5 NORTH AMERICA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

TABLE 6 U.S. SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

TABLE 7 U.S. SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

TABLE 8 CANADA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

TABLE 9 CANADA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

TABLE 10 MEXICO SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

TABLE 11 MEXICO SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

TABLE 12 EUROPE SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

TABLE 13 EUROPE SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

TABLE 14 UK SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

TABLE 15 UK SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

TABLE 16 GERMANY SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

TABLE 17 GERMANY SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

TABLE 18 FRANCE SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

TABLE 19 FRANCE SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

TABLE 20 ITALY SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

TABLE 21 ITALY SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

TABLE 22 REST OF EUROPE SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

TABLE 23 REST OF EUROPE SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

TABLE 24 ASIA PACIFIC SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

TABLE 25 ASIA PACIFIC SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

TABLE 26 CHINA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

TABLE 27 CHINA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

TABLE 28 JAPAN SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

TABLE 29 JAPAN SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

TABLE 30 SOUTH KOREA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

TABLE 31 SOUTH KOREA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

TABLE 32 INDIA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

TABLE 33 INDIA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

TABLE 34 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

TABLE 35 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

TABLE 36 REST OF THE WORLD SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

TABLE 37 REST OF THE WORLD SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM





LIST OF FIGURES

FIGURE 1 RESEARCH TYPE

FIGURE 2 SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

FIGURE 3 SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

FIGURE 4 SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY REGION

FIGURE 5 NORTH AMERICA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

FIGURE 6 NORTH AMERICA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

FIGURE 7 U.S. SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

FIGURE 8 U.S. SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

FIGURE 9 CANADA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

FIGURE 10 CANADA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

FIGURE 11 MEXICO SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

FIGURE 12 MEXICO SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

FIGURE 13 EUROPE SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

FIGURE 14 EUROPE SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

FIGURE 15 UK SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

FIGURE 16 UK SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

FIGURE 17 GERMANY SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

FIGURE 18 GERMANY SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

FIGURE 19 FRANCE SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

FIGURE 20 FRANCE SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

FIGURE 21 ITALY SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

FIGURE 22 ITALY SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

FIGURE 23 REST OF EUROPE SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

FIGURE 24 REST OF EUROPE SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

FIGURE 25 ASIA PACIFIC SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

FIGURE 26 ASIA PACIFIC SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

FIGURE 27 CHINA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

FIGURE 28 CHINA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

FIGURE 29 JAPAN SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

FIGURE 30 JAPAN SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

FIGURE 31 SOUTH KOREA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

FIGURE 32 SOUTH KOREA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

FIGURE 33 INDIA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

FIGURE 34 INDIA SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

FIGURE 35 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

FIGURE 36 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM

FIGURE 37 REST OF THE WORLD SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY TYPE

FIGURE 38 REST OF THE WORLD SMARTPHONE OPERATING SYSTEM MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM