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Top 10 email clients

By September 18, 2008 No Comments

If Hotmail and Outlook dominate the business email client market, then Yahoo Mail holds the top position for individual consumers. Fingerprint has disclosed for the first time ever, information about its own consumers. Because of the large number of users, this information gives us a good idea of the market, at least in North America. Data has been collected from approximately three million email recipients using Fingerprint analysis tools. You can find the complete report on the Fingerprint Website.

Top 10 email clients used by business recipients

  • Hotmail 33%
  • Outlook 2003 and earlier 28%
  • Yahoo! Mail 14%
  • Outlook 2007 7%
  • Gmail 6%
  • Apple Mail 4%
  • Windows Live Mail 3%
  • Thunderbird 3%
  • iPhone 1.5%
  • Lotus Notes 0.5%

Top 10 email clients used by consumer recipients

  • Yahoo! Mail 30%
  • Hotmail 25%
  • Outlook 2003 and earlier 18%
  • Outlook 2007 9%
  • Apple Mail 5%
  • Gmail 4%
  • Comcast 3%
  • AOL Mail 3%
  • Thunderbird 2%
  • Windows Live Mail 1%
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