Psychologists: iPhone owners worried about status, Android users are more modest and older
British experts have decided to find the relationship between the personal qualities of the person and the mobile device that he chooses. According to researchers, with the task they have coped and now you can tell a lot about a person just by knowing what kind of gadget he uses.
Analysts at the University of Lincoln, University of Hertfordshire Lancaster University and asked passers-by to tell about themselves and about the attitude to his smartphone. In the result, it was found that the more sincere and modest people prefer a device running Android, while iPhone owners are more likely to be extroverts, confident that the device is an integral part of status. While the latter have no such zeal to acquire gadgets, as users from the other camp.
The study revealed that among the owners of “guglofonov” more men of Mature age. IPhone users significantly younger, and among them many women.
According to the survey, which was attended by 500 people, among the owners of smartphones on Android, fewer of those who are concerned about their social status. While iPhone users themselves are more honest and nice people, rather than fans of devices running “green robot”.
The report says that this is the first such study aimed at identifying the relationship between man and smartphone, which he chooses.
Earlier analysts of the service Match.com came to the conclusion that iPhone owners refuse Dating with those who use smartphones running on Android. To such conclusions they came to, a survey of 5,500 users in the United States.