Smartphones: Buy Now or Wait?

It’s great that Verizon and Apple have decided to play nice and provide the iPhone on the Verizon network for those who want it. But it will still be a 3G phone. It will several other limitations as well.

4G is right around the corner, as well as updates to Android OS (Gingerbread, anyone?)

So how does a consumer decide whether to pick up a phone or wait for something that may take another 2 years?

Retrovo created some great charts to help you decide when to buy based on your carrier, hardware, OS and features. (click images to view larger versions) Continue reading

Android Outsold other Mobile OS in 2010

image from CNet.

Android powered phones were 32% of the market from January through August 2010.  Apple’s iOS and BlackBerry’s RIM platform were virtually tied for second with 25 percent and 26 percent, respectively.

Article from SF Post