Blackberry saw a major set back since its inception in 2007 when Apple iPhone surpassed Blackberry devices in terms of popularity in home town of RIM, Canada. It is reported that Apple shipped approximately 2.85 million handsets in Canada in 2011 beating the number 2.08 shipments done by RIM BlackBerry.
One can see the changing trend towards buying the Apple iPhone over RIM BlackBerry in Canada is on the rise from lsome time. In 2010, BlackBerry was still way ahead from Apple iPhone by about 500000 devices sales.
Why iPhone is prominent over BlackBerry devices?
Though, we know that Canada people are loyal towards their hometown brand BlackBerry, but their rising interest in the riveal Apple Iphone is also not astonishing. Alike, US and Europe, Canada is also a country of people who are always ready to spend a little extra penny for more lavish and splendid mobile experience.
iPhone also very steadily is improving its hardware, such as display resolution, device capabilities and enhanced cameras all on a smooth fluid touch user interface. Blackberry is offering new features to its users but most of them are tied with Blackberry for physical keypads. The company also tried its expertise in genre of touch screen devices also similar to Apple and Android devices, but was unsuccessful to leave any impact.
What makes iPhone is a hot pick?
Amazing collection of applications in Apple iTunes is attracting plenty of smartphone users worldwide. There are plethora of iPhone app programmers all over the world which are working instinctively in developing outstanding apps that can urge users to adopt Apple iPhone for commercial and entertainment purpose.
The sleek and elegant design of iPhone is add on contributing to its prominence. With every new version, Apple is making its device more user friendly in terms hardware as well as software. Some eminent features of iPhone like retina display, 8 Megapixel camera, 1 GB RAM, improved graphics and resolution etc has smitten the smartphone users badly.
Developers are also more favorable to iOS platform because of many reasons like the iPhone programmers get better wages, plus the popularity of iPhones is fanatical among business market also.
These all are major reasons which makes iPhone a hot pick for user as well as iPhone programmer.