Nearly 40% of Blackberry users continue to prefer Apple’s iPhone as their next smartphone purchase, but a third of them would also switch to the Android operating system
In short: We’re using a Blackberry, but we’d rather have the best smartphone, and would even settle for second-best in a pinch.
Is it any wonder RIM and their carrier partners have maintained “buy one, get one free” deals for months? Giving the things away is what keeps RIM’s quarterly sales looking good. The bad news for RIM and their shareholders is it’s an unsustainable business model.