Most popular activities for mobile Germans: text messages, photo messages, ringtones

m:metrics published its findings on most popular activities among mobile users in Germany.

German mobile subscriber activity

Activity Subscribers, 000 Share Growth
Sent Text Message 34,523 79.4% 3.1%
Used photo messaging 8,426 19.4% 0.7%
Purchased Ringtone 3,140 7.2% (0.7%)
Used Personal E-Mail 2,777 6.4% 2.9%
Browsed News 1,780 4.1% 2.6%
Used Mobile IM 1,509 3.5% 14.3%
Purchased wallpaper,
screensaver
1,285 3.0% (4.1%)
Used Work E-Mail 1,256 2.9% 4.7%
Downloaded a game 1,092 2.5% (2.8%)
Source: m:metrics