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August 2, 2012 at 1:20 PM

Microsoft share of U.S. smartphone platform still tiny

The June numbers are out from research firm comScore and it looks like Microsoft still has a huge way to go to catch up in the smartphone marketplace.

comScore says for the three months ended in June, Microsoft platforms — which include both Windows Phone and the outdated Windows Mobile — held only 3.8 percent of the U.S. market. Microsoft’s U.S. market share has been hovering at about the 4 percent mark for months now.

Here’s comScore’s chart:

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