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Android users biggest data hogs of them all

Dec 10, 2010, 00:04 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jacqui Cheng)

"Move over iPhoneophiles: Android phone users are the biggest data hogs of all according to a new report. Network management firm Arieso conducted a "series of studies" in order to find out how much data current smartphone users are downloading and how often—while the iPhone 4 is definitely near the top of the rankings, Android is king pig.

"Arieso used the old iPhone 3G as a reference point to create its comparison benchmarks. In general, current smartphone users have shown an increase of 130 percent in the number of times they make some sort of data request, along with an increase in uplink and downlink traffic of 130 and 40 percent respectively."

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