Favorite Integrator Mobile Phones 2017

By: Rob Kilpatrick, Published on Oct 06, 2017

Smartphones are more critical than ever before, with integrators relying on them not only for contact while in the field, but for business applications, service tickets, time entry, and installation aids.

140+ integrators answered:

In your company, what brand of mobile phone is most often used? Why?

Mobile Phone Preference Statistics

Apple's iPhone was by far the most common response given, with ~30% more respondents preferring it to Android. Few responses other these two platforms were given, with only about five users preferring Windows or Blackberry.

Versus Global Market Share

*********** *** **** ******** than **** ******, **** integrators ******* ** **** not **** *** ******* while ** *** *****, but *** ******** ************, service *******, **** *****, and ************ ****.

***+ *********** ********:

** **** *******, **** brand ** ****** ***** is **** ***** ****? Why?

Mobile ***** ********** **********

*****'* ****** *** ** far *** **** ****** response *****, **** ~**% more *********** ********** ** to *******. *** ********* other ***** *** ********* were *****, **** **** about **** ***** ********** Windows ** **********.

Versus ****** ****** *****

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****** ***** *** ******* higher **** ****** ******** (both ******** ***** ******* are ***** **% *** vs ********* ******* **** US ***** ****** ***** is ~**%.

Apple ****** **** ****** ******

*****'* ****** *** *** most ****** ****** ***** used ** ***********. **** mentioned *** **** ** use, ***********, *** ****** of **** ** *** main ******* *** ******** the ******.

  • "*****. ** ***'* **** a ******** ********** *** most **** *******. **** are ****** ********."
  • "******, ********* *** **********. Also **** ********* ** proven ******** ****".
  • "***** ****** ******* ** is **** *** ** to ******* *** ******* of ** ******* ** 20 ******* ** *******."
  • "******, ******* *** **** that ** *** *** been *********. ****, ******** knows *** ** *** one."
  • "******. ** ****** * standard * ***** *** in *** *******. **** new ****** **** ** use *** ********* *** the ****** *****."
  • "***** - ****** ** apps *** ******* ************* and ***********."
  • "******. *** ****** **** standardized *****. ** ********* in **. **** ***** support"
  • "******. ******* ** *** apps ********** **** **** and **** *** *** internal ***** ******* ** support **"
  • "***** *** * **** stable ** *** *** apps ** ** ******* are ****** ****** *** had ******* *** **** apps **** ****** *** phone ** ****** ***********."
  • "******. **** ** ***** very ****** *** ** does **** ** ** supposed ** ** **** you **** ** ** do **."

Android ******

******* *** (**************) **** most ******, *** ******** about **% ***** ********* than ******. ******* *** the **** ******** ***** manufacturer, **** ** *** Motorola **** *********, *** much **** ******.

*******, ******* ***** *** preferring ******* **** ******* to ***** *** ******: reliability, **** ** ***, app *********, ***.

  • "******* (*****). ****** *** for ******** ***. *** can ** * *** more *** **** *** battery ****** **** ********."
  • "*******, ******* ***** **. Android *** ****** **** for **** ******* ******."
  • "******* ******* ** *** Android ********* ******."
  • "*******, ** **** *** open ******* ********* ****** and ******* ** *** of *** **** ******"
  • "*******, **'* ******** *** has * *** ** Android ********."
  • "******** ***** * *******, easily ***** **** *** Google ******** ****, ** write *** *** ******* apps."

Durability *** ****-*************

******* *********** **** ***** the ********** *** ****-************* of ******* ****** ** being * ***** ****** to *** ****. ****** are **** ****** ** be ****** ** *** field *** *** ******* phones *** ********* ******* to *** ** *******.

  • "*** ********** ******* ** used ***** **** **** are ********* ********* *** our ********* ******** *** seem ** ** **** durable"
  • "*******. ** **** ***** all *** ***** ***** brands **** *** *****, and **** *** ******** have *** **** ******* value, *********, *** **********."
  • "******* ******* ** ***** market ***** ** ******* give ** *** ******* to *** ***** **** phones ******* *** *** cracked ******* ***** ************."
  • "** - **** *** cheap ******* *** ** you ** ******. ****** get ****** ** ******* they **** ** ** cost ********* *** **** to *******."

Sales - ****** / ***** - *******

******** *********** **** ***** sales ***** **** ***** while ***** **** *******:

  • "****** ** **** ** the ***** *****, **** can *** **** **** want. ***** ****** *** Android ******* ** ****** apps ******* *** *******."
  • "****** *** *******. *** the ***** *** ******* we ********* *** ****** and ********** **** *******. For ********** ******* ** used ***** **** **** are ********* ********* *** our ********* ******** *** seem ** ** **** durable. ***** **** ** is **** ** ** image ***** * *****."
  • "**/** ******* **. ******. Programmers **** ** ****** Android *** ** **** flexibility **** ****. ***** guys ****** ******* ** they *** ****** ** use."

Blackberry/Windows *** ********

***** **** *** ******** for *** **** ******* Blackberry ********, ** **** as ******* ******, **** the "**** *** *****" in ****** ******. *******, one **** ****** ** Blackberry *** *********** *** security.

  • "**********. ****** & ********. While ** ***** ******* for **** ****, *** functionality ** ***********. ** have ******* *** *** Android ******* **** *** familiarity ** ***********/******* **** on ****** *******. *******, all *** ******* ************** and *********** **** ****** back ** **********. ** know **** **'** ********** in *** ******** *** we **** ****** **** and ** **** **** our ***** **** **** can ** ** ***** where * ****** ***** is *** ******* *** the ** **. ************, the ******* **** ****** & *** ********** ** better **** ***** ******* we've ****."

Comments (9)

*** ****** ****, ****** **** ********* *** **** ********** ******* mobiles.. **** **** **** ****** *** " * **** **** the ***** **** *** ******* ***** *** *****" **** **** get ** ****** ** ****.

* ********* ***** ****** *** ****** ******** ********!

****** *** ** ***** *****? * *** ******** **** **** dumb *** * *** *** *** ** **** ******** *** she ***** ** *** **** **** *** ***** *** **** it ***** ** **** *** ** **** ** ***** *** when * *** ***** ** *****.

* **** ***, ** **** *** **** *** ********. **** it *** *** *** ******** ****** *** **** ** **** better.

* **** ***** **** a ******* *******, *** then *****, *'* * regular ****** ** **********.***.

*******, ** ***** *********** ***** ** * **** ***.

* *** * *** fan ** *** ******* Phone ******** *** *** it ****. *** ** was ***** ***** **** the **** *****. ** first ******* ***** *** the ***** ***** ****. I *** **** ** see *** ***** ** development ** ***** *** was ****** ** ** the **** ******. **** the **** *** *****, after ******** ******** ************ I **** ** *** moved ** ** *** Nexus **, ***** ** and *** ***** * XL.

*** ********* ** ****** *** ** ********** *****? ******** ********* at *********?

** ***** *** ********** *** * ********* ****** *** ** a ******* *** **** ******* **** ** * ******?

********* - **** ***** ** ****** ********* **** ****!

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