Android User Tourists Spend 25% More than the Apple Community
Tourists who book flights and hotels through mobile and tablets with the Android operating system (developed by Google) perform a cost which is 25% higher than the clients that connect to devices Apple (iOS), according to a study conducted by the online agency eBookers among its users.
Reports reveal the spending patterns of users of mobile and tablets. All data refer to the tourists who use the mobile app Destinia, as explained by the travel agency. Specifically, the travel agency explains briefly that, “according to that company,comparing the average airline tickets and hotels booking by the users, Android users spend 193 euros compared to 154 euros spent by average customers using iOS “.
“However, 51% of customers who are connected with an iPhone opt for 4 star hotels, while 41% of Android reservations are for 3-star establishments, “adds the online travel agency. The average advance of the hotel booking is 16 days in the case of Android users and 14 days in the case of Apple users. See also hotel reservations via mobile phones: more than half are for one night and Destinia: “For Google having a monopoly on tourism is not profitable”
Android (Google) and iOS (Apple) operating systems are the most used on mobile devices.Image Shutterstock
Data from the devices used
By nationality, Spanish customers use more Android (82%) compared to other countries, while international tourists choose iPhone by 39.7%, always based on the users who use the mobile app of Destinia. For devices, the three main brands are: Samsung, Apple and Sony. And the most used models: iPhone, Samsung Galaxy SIII and SIV and Galaxy Note 3. The travel agency has also developed the following X-ray collecting these data.