July 26th, 2012 | 1 MIN READ

Will Mobile Commerce Overtake Ecommerce? [Infographic]

Written by Linda Bustos

Linda is an ecommerce industry analyst and consultant specializing in conversion optimization and digital transformation.

This week's Infographic Friday focuses on mobile commerce. How quickly is it catching up to desktop commerce? Click to enlarge infographic

Credit: BigCommerce

Tweetable mobile commerce stats:

  • Mobile commerce expected to grow to $31B by 2016 Tweet this
  • Half of retailers have a mobile site, less than a third optimized for tablets Tweet this
  • ~1 in 2 Americans are interested in mobile wallets, over ½ of these have used in last 3 mos via @getelastic Tweet this
  • ~1 in 5 smartphone users scanned a QR code in 2011 via @getelastic Tweet this
  • 73% of QR code scanners scanned for product info, 32% for coupons and offers Tweet this
  • 1 in 3 phones sold worldwide are smartphones Tweet this
  • 1 in 5 research products on mobile devices while watching TV Tweet this
  • Men prefer to make purchases on their phones, women on tablets Tweet this
  • Mcommerce projections 2012: Men to spend $677, Women to spend $489 Tweet this

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