Social Media and Smartphone Facts: Men Versus Women
April 8th, 2014 by Christen
Women are from Venus and Men are from Mars, but are men and women really that different when it comes down to using mobile phones? In the world of smartphones use when it comes to men versus women - there are major differences in who uses a smartphone for what. Women seem to use their smartphones in more ways than men, while men dominate the use of devices for love and business. The gender difference in use revolves around three distinct areas: our personal and professional relationships, the need for information and entertainment, and consumer behavior. Discover how different we really are. For instance, men are more likely to use social media for business and dating, while women for relationships, sharing, entertainment, and self-help. Men Versus Women: Women are mobile gamers: 38% of women play games on their smartphones and they outnumber men by 10%! Surprisingly, women ignore paid advertising more often than men. This makes sense because women in general are more conscious of their social circle and ads are intrusive strangers. In fact, women dominate men in almost all the top smartphone activities, such as, visit websites, download apps (surprise!), messaging, text, and camera use. Men Versus Women: Men are looking for mobile love: 13% of men use social media for dating in comparison to only 7% of women! Discover more surprising facts about how you and your mate may use your mobile phones different below.