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Over 500K Android Devices Activated Daily!
By: Prashanth Shantharam  |  29, June 2011

Google’s Android Chief Andy Rubin tweeted that Android has crossed the 500K barrier in terms of activations per day. The rate of growth is at 4.4% per week. If the pace of week on week growth continues, Android activations could touch 1 Million per day by the end of this year.

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Here is the growth story by numbers from last year.

  • In August 2010, Android was going at a clip of 200k activations/day
  • In December 2010 Android activations had accelerated to 300K devices/day
  • In early May 2011 Google announced that they were clocking 400K activations/day
  • And now, in late June 2011, the number is at a significant 500K/day

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Content Credit: Google/Android/Andy Rubin


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