Android (GOOG) became the number one smartphone operating system in Asia in Q3, after surpassing...

|By:, SA News Editor

Android (GOOG) became the number one smartphone operating system in Asia in Q3, after surpassing Symbian (NOK). Overall, in Q3, Asian smartphone sales surged to 4.7M, up 270% from Q3 last year, and garnered $1.48B in revenue. Currently, the smartphone is the primary driver of the regional telecom industry.