Extra Than Half A Billion Individuals Entry Fb Solely From Their Telephones

More Than Half A Billion People Access Facebook Solely From Their Phones

It appears that evidently with each earnings report, we hit one other milestone in Fb’s shift to cellular. Right here’s the newest one: 526 million of its month-to-month lively customers entry Fb solely from their telephones.

That’s up from 456 million within the earlier quarter, and it’s a rise of round seventy eight % from the 296 million cellular-solely customers that Fb noticed throughout the identical interval final yr. That additionally represents about 38 % about Fb’s complete of 1.39 billion month-to-month lively customers.

You possibly can see the expansion within the chart above, which is from the slidesa ccompanying Fb’s fourth quarter earnings report. (In the event you can’t fairly make out the nice print, for the “cellular solely” quantity, Fb is counting utilization of its cellular app and cellular web site, in addition to utilization of Messenger, however not WhatsApp or Instagram.)

Simply in case you doubted Fb’s cellular consumer base is actually massive, there are another cellular stats within the report — 745 million day by day lively customers on cellular, 1.19 billion month-to-month lively customers on cellular (however not essentially cellular-solely). Most noteworthy maybe, was the truth that cellular represented sixty nine % of Fb’s $three.fifty nine billion in advert income, in comparison with fifty three % throughout the identical interval final yr.