CHART OF THE DAY: Why Apple Is Suddenly Beating Android In Market Share

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Why is Apple suddenly able to compete with Android in the U.S.? Because it finally released a new smartphone to the majority of the country’s wireless subscribers.

As you can see in this chart from Asymco‘s Horace Dediu, the addition of Verizon and Sprint are causing iPhone activations to hit their highest point ever by a long shot.

chart of the day, iphone activations q4, jan 26 2012