10
May
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Conferences like Google I/O give companies a chance to update curious parties will all their major goings-on, but also allows them to flaunt their stats a little bit. Android's success is noted by just about everyone these days, and Google's decided to keep on proving it by providing its latest activation and app figures.

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Main statistics being discussed were:

  • Android activations swelling to over 100 million worldwide (112 countries) on 215 carriers and 36 manufacturers
  • 310 different Android devices
  • 400,000 activations per day, compared to 100,000/day in May of 2010, 200,000/day in August and 300,000/day in December.
  • 200,000 Android applications are now available in the marketplace

Pretty impressive numbers from the little OS that could.

Matt Demers
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  • rony

    i wonder if rom changing/activation count as new activation .

  • Superdroid

    Don't think so, each device has an unique id. This isn't changed by ROMs.