This lens provides a top-level overview of technology users based on the devices they use.
Few users use only one type of connected device, whether it is a smartphone, tablet, PC, or game console. Instead, most users actively use a combination of connected devices. This TUP lens details device penetration, device combinations of key devices, and their many devices’ activities.
Summary of subjects covered in the Devices lens
|Subjects||Examples of TUP Questions Answered|
|Usage Profile||Total hours using devices, User segment, ISP|
|Key Devices||Key devices used, such as any Smartphone, any Desktop, any Game Consoles, and others|
|Overall Devices||Number of devices by operating system|
|Device #1-Device #5||Details about the first 5 connected devices in active use – Smartphones, PCs, Tablets, or Game consoles|
|Units||Number of devices used in last 90 days, by form factor (PCs, Desktop PCs, Smartphones, etc.)|
|Device Activities||The activities across all devices as well as by each device number|
Recent findings from the TUP 2020 Devices lens
- The digital device divide [TUPdate]
- Mobility for all ages [MetaFAQs]
- Synchronous or asynchronous communication – checking age preference [MetaFAQs]
- Smart displays barely visible [MetaFAQs]
- Employee’s video calls/meetings by device type [MetaFAQs]
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