Latest findings (March 2013) of Pollfish latest survey about smartphone usage at Greece and Cyprus between 300 randomly selected smartphone users, compiled by ΚΑΠΑ Research, showed that almost 7 out of 10 smartphone users (67.4%) have seen positive impact by the usage of their smartphones in their everyday life. More specifically smartphone usage has improved users’ everyday life in terms of information (60.8%), entertainment (52.8%) and communication(42.2%).
Generally speaking, the majority of smartphone users (74.4%) at Greece and Cyprus seems to be satisfied with the internet services provided by their network providers, and only 11% of them seems to bee unhappy. Low costs and immediacy seems to play an important role in the aforementioned behavior.
85% of smartphone users are taking advantage of cost free WIFI access points while only 15% of them use 3G & 4G networks. Survey findings has shown that 6 out of 10 smartphone users prefer online instant messaging services and 5 out of 10 usually speak online.
Finally, game apps (51,2%), social apps like Facebook and Twitter (50,2%) and instant messaging and voice apps like Viber and Skype (48.8%) seem tobe rather popular among smartphone users.