Market tracker AdDuplex has revealed that the Finnish smartphone maker Nokia’s Lumia Windows powered smartphone has dominated the Windows phone market and has outselled the Windows phone handsets made by other companies such as Samsung, HTC and Huawei. According to the firm, Nokia has sold around 90% of the total sales of Windows powered handsets till September 2013.
The firm further notes that the Nokia Lumia 520 was the most popular WP handset for September 2013, accounting for 23.2% of total sales followed by Lumia 920 and Lumia 620 at 9.2% and Lumia 710 at 7.7%.
In India, Lumia 520 is responsible for 40.6% of total Windows Phone sale. Lumia 720 and Lumia 620 are the second and third highest selling Microsoft-powered smartphones in the country at 13.4% and 10.8%, respectively. However Lumia 625, the biggest Nokia smartphone till date, has not found any traction in the Indian market and accounts for just 3.1% of sales.
According to the firm, Windows Phone 8 is running on 70.9% of all Microsoft-powered smartphones as of now, while 29.1% are still on Windows Phone 7 platform (launched in 2011).