Saturday, May 23, 2009

iPhone Has Turned into Strong Handheld Gaming

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Another good news for iPhone fans. According to Reuters, Apple's pride, iPhone has turned into strong handheld gaming.

It was already known that iPhone is a good handheld gaming with a good compatibility for handling such a high quality games. Apple's iPhone has emerged as a serious mobile game platform, fulfilling the long-held promise of handheld gaming and also positioning itself as a strong competitor to hand held consoles.
iphonegames iphoneappsBased on the Iphone sales data, with around 30million devices on the market -17 million iPhones and 13 million iPod Touches - and access to thousands of games at their slightest whim, consumers are buying and playing games by the tens of millions. Damn!
"The iPhone is a threat to other portable handheld gaming platforms," quoted from Mitch Lasky, a partner with venture capital firm Benchmark Capital, and the former CEO of Jamdat Mobile.
And other aspect which support iPhone is a game publishers include big names such as Electronic Arts, Gameloft and Glu Mobile, up-and-coming outfits like ngmoco and small developers has joined the competition.

Director of Gameloft public relations, Sanette Chao, said the company has made more revenue selling iPhone and iPod touch games in the past eight months than it has made overall from some other handhelds. So it means, this is another bad news for other handsets when Big developers might leave them.

Furthermore, Gameloft offers 27 games in the App Store and has sold 2 million copies so far. "That shows it's a serious gaming platform," he said.

Why iPhone has succeed their goals to become the most wanted handheld gaming?

Developers say the key to success is maneuvering a game onto a top 10 or top 25 list, where consumers can easily find them.

Founder of iPhone application development company, John Casasanta, said the App Store has been "hugely lucrative" for the company, generating more than $500,000 in sales.

So for all iPhone fans out there who are planning to get iPhone (aff), you better hurry go to Amazon, they have a good price and good quality, better than if you buy on the phone market!

News from economictimes.indiatimes.com/..

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