NextRadio Celebrates One-Year Anniversary

January 14, 2015

CHICAGO—One year after the introduction of NextRadio, with one smartphone on one network, the tagstation blog for NextRadio reports that there are now 25 devices that come pre-loaded with the NextRadio app, available via the Sprint, Boost Mobile, and Virgin Mobile networks. A few of the HTC models are FM-enabled and support NextRadio on all the major carriers.

Here are some interesting facts:

• There are over 5 million FM-enabled phones in the market at this one-year anniversary

• About 3000 FM radio stations are tuned each day through NextRadio, and between 60 and 90% of stations in the top 50 markets are delivering ‘enhanced content'' to the to the app

• 40% of NextRadio listening is occurring between 10 AM and 3 PM every day

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