The other top functions consumers spend time with are:
- Dialer (5.5%);
- Music (4.4%);
- Browser (3.3%);
- Maps/location apps (2.8%); and
- Camera (0.9%).
Meanwhile, the top activities on computers are substantially different, according to Nielsen, though the computer breakdown focuses on online time only. Social networks and blogs occupy a leading 20.1% share of online time on computers, followed by online games (8.1%), email (7.1%), videos/movies (5.2%), portals (3.7%), and search (3.2%).
A comparison from GfK on share of internet time spent by device (mobile vs. computer) can be found here, and a look at the most regularly performed activities by device, according to Harris Interactive, can be found here.
About the Data: The Nielsen mobile time data is from Nielsen’s Mobile NetView, August 2012, while the computer time spent data is from Nielsen’s NetView, September 2012.