[Video] How the mobile industry morphed between 2007 and 2011

Posted In Mobile Stats - By Ryan On Tuesday, August 16th, 2011 With 0 Comments

Anyone with a cork eye has noticed how enormous the changes have been to the lay of the mobile land in the last couple of years. But it’s really only once you zoom out and look at exactly where things started (and how they’ve morphed over the years) that you appreciate the full perspective of the rapid transformation.

The video below (compiled by Asymco) looks at how the numbers have shaped up across all the major mobile manufacturers over the last four years, and the complete turnaround in profitability and success for some of them. In less than two minutes, the video sums up all the blood, sweat and tears that have gone into building the mobile empire we see before us and take for granted. So without further adieu, I present to you the good, the bad and the ugly history of the fight to mobile domination:

About - With at least 20 phones tucked away in drawers around the house and office, Ryan is a buy-to-try mobile consumer and loves playing with new handsets. Right now he's stuck on the iPhone 4.

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