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[December 06, 2012]

Research and Markets: Smartphone VoIP & Video Apps - Alternative Mobile Connections

DUBLIN --(Business Wire)--

Dublin - Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Smartphone VoIP & Video Apps - Alternative Mobile Connections" report to their offering.

The study provides size and trends data for the fast developing market of downloadable smartphone VoIP and video apps. There has been an enormous increase in the number of providers and apps in just the last two years.

The study covers 230 apps from 143 providers and gives mini-profiles on over 80 providers and their apps.

It provides download/installs statistics and shows the popularity of different apps on Google Play for Android apps and on iTunes App Store for the iPhone over the last six months.

The study gives shape to this emerging sector; the players, their number, characteristics, how well they are doing, and relative market positions.

The study shows apps by product type and communication technologies (mobile VoIP, call-back, call-through, etc.) and by mobile OS supported (Android, iOS, RIM, Symbian, Microsoft).


Sectors/customers who should be interested in this report include:

- Smartphone appproducers, providers and services (all but especially those who provide communications and social networking apps)

- Mobile/cellular network operators and service providers (all kinds, voice, data, text, SMS)

- Smartphone and mobile device providers and manufacturers

- VoIP providers (VoIP = Voice of Internet Protocol) (e.g., companies like Skype (News - Alert))

- Internet Service Providers (ISPs etc)

- Telecommunication operators and service providers (all kinds, traditional phone companies, network services, LAN services)

Topics Covered

1.0 Smartphone VoIP & Video Apps


The Market

The Study and its Findings

Alphabetical List of All Apps in Study

2.0 Provider & App Popularity


Table 1 - Android Apps

Table 2 - iPhone Apps - United States

Table 3 - iPhone Apps - UK

3.0 Trends


Table 4 - Android Apps

Table 5 - iPhone Apps - United States

Table 6 - iPhone Apps - UK

4.0 Types of Apps


Table 7 - VoIP Apps

Table 8 - VoIP & Local Calls (Call-Back, Call-Through) Apps

Table 9 - Configurable VoIP Apps

Table 10 - Video Apps

Table 11 - Local Calls (Call-Back, Call-Through) Apps

5.0 Market Data

Downloads Estimates

Company Market Data


6.0 Providers & their Apps

Profiles of over 80 Providers

Examples of Companies Mentioned

- Acrobits

- B-Messenger - Bilye Digital Entertainment

- Bobsled - T-Mobile

- ClearSea - Logitech Mirial (News - Alert)

- CSipSimple - Regis Montoya

- Dell Voice - Fongo

- Fonea - SSA

- FriendCaller - C2Call

- Goji - Telio

- Google Voice

- iCall

- Kakao

- Line2 - Toktumi (News - Alert)

- MizuDroid

- myvirtualphone

- netTALK

- Qik Video

- Rebtel

- Sipdroid - i-p-tel GmbH

- Skype

- Talkatone

- Tribair

- Tru - Truphone (News - Alert)

- Viber

- Voice Choice - worthwhileTech

- VoipSwitch

- Voydat

- WePhone - Innovation Works

- Whistle Phone (News - Alert) - Vail Systems

- Zenitalk

For more information, including full list of companies mentioned, please visit

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