Android activations hit 1.3M per day, says Google's Schmidt

Google and Motorola are tossing out some big numbers at a Motorola press event in New York.

Eric Schmidt
Sarah Tew/CNET

At Motorola's press event going on in New York today, Google Chairman Eric Schmidt rattled off some impressive statistics, including:

  • 1.3 million activations per day on Android,
  • 70,000 activations on tablets, and
  • 480 million Android users for total base.
About the author

Paul Sloan is editor in chief of CNET News. Before joining CNET, he had been a San Francisco-based correspondent for Fortune magazine, an editor at large for Business 2.0 magazine, and a senior producer for CNN. When his fingers aren't on a keyboard, they're usually on a guitar. Email him here.

 

Join the discussion

Conversation powered by Livefyre

Don't Miss
Hot Products
Trending on CNET

CNET's Christmas Gift Guide

Under pressure? These will deliver on time

With plenty of top-notch retailers offering digital gifts, you still have time to salvage your gift-giving reputation.