Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Video and Entertainment Top the Smartphone Paid Content Chart


107 million people own smartphones and it’s estimated that over 50% of the population will own one by Q2 of 2013. That’s not just a lot of phones, that’s a lot of content in the form of apps, videos, music, and ebooks.
According to the new report,  “A Portrait of Today’s Smartphone User,” from The Online Publishers Association, over half of all smartphone owners are using their phones to access content on a daily basis. The majority said they use it to check the weather, 31% use it to watch video, news, sports, and entertainment content follow after that.
Unfortunately for content creators, only 24% of users paid for the content on their phone. Here’s a look at what people are willing to pay for:



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