Do You Prefer to Use a Smartphone?

More than one-half of smartphone owners (55.9%) say they prefer using a smartphone to a computer when accessing the Internet, according to a new survey from Prosper Mobile Insights. Moreover, some 52.9% of smartphone owners say they use all of the functions of their smartphone, so much so that “it’s their life.” Another 30.4% of surveyed smartphone owners say they use the basic functions of their device plus a few apps, whereas 16.7% use their smartphone just for calling, text messaging, and email.

An additional report from Prosper Mobile Insights, surveyed smartphone users and asked them which device function could they not live without, most smartphone owners cite texting (21.6%), accessing the Internet (16.7%), or sending/receiving email (15.7%). Fewer users can’t live without calling features (7.8%), GPS (6.9%), access to Facebook (5.9%), or apps (4.9%).

With applications like Mobile Deposit and Mobile Photo Bill Pay which were designed to make peoples lives easier, its no wonder why so many people use and enjoy their smartphones so much.

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