JAKARTA – According to a survey conducted by the Indonesian Internet Service Providers Association in 2018, Samsung Electronics has reached the top position of the mobile brand used by citizens for access to cyberspace.
Quote from Antaranews, Penetration Surveys and Profiles of APJII Internet Users for 2018 37.7 percent of Indonesians use Samsung branded mobile phones to connect to the Internet. However, the survey did not include which mobile models Warganet used most in Indonesia.
The second most popular mobile phone comes from the Oppo brand with 18 percent, followed by Xiaomi at 17.7 percent.
Up to 7.5 percent of Indonesians access the Internet via Vivo phones, while Asus receives 3.2 percent.
iPhone phones ranked sixth with 3.1 percent, followed by Lenovo with 2.4 percent and Advan with 2.4 percent.
The popularity of mobile phones as a means of accessing the Internet is also evident in the 2018 APJII survey. After all, 93.9 percent of respondents said they use mobile phones every day to access the Internet, just 1.6 percent of respondents who never access the Internet on mobile phones every day.
Today, only 9.6 percent of respondents access cyberspace daily from desktops, while 17.2 percent use laptops every day.
96.6 percent of respondents said they had used data packets from mobile operators for Internet access in the past three months. Telkomsel is the most widely used mobile operator at 43 percent, followed by Indosat Ooredoo at 18.1 percent and XL at 18 percent. Indonesians use the Internet most often to send messages (24.7 percent), access social media (18.9 percent), and search for work-related information (11.5 percent).
19.6 percent of respondents said they needed more than 8 hours a day to access the Internet, while respondents who answered for 3-4 hours were 14.1 percent and between 2-3 hours 13.4 percent ,