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Symbian's Quartz to challenge PDAs

Symbian's Quartz to challenge PDAs

With the unveiling of Symbian consortium's Quartz devices at the CeBIT computer show in Germany this week, analysts say current handheld devices, such as the Palm, face competition from a new breed of integrated hand-held device that packs telephony, streaming multimedia, Web browsing and Palm-like computing. Full story.

February 23, 2000 by in Mobile OS

IDC: Smartphone OS market shares

IDC: Smartphone OS market shares

According to research by IDC, in 2003 Symbian-based devices are expected to hold a 67% market share of the Smartphone market, followed by Microsoft at 14% and Palm at 13%. In 2007, IDC estimates Symbian will have a 61% market share, followed by Microsoft at 21% and Palm at 11%.

November 14, 2003 by in Mobile OS