Multitainment Attention By Device [CHART]


TV viewers might be busy playing games on their smartphones or using social networks on their tablets, but it looks like they still give most of their attention to TV, according to a May 2012 study from the Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB). In fact, while simultaneously engaging in TV-related activities on their devices, smartphone and tablet users both give an average of 63% of their attention to TV. The average attention level drops when these multitaskers engage in unrelated activities, but still remains above 50%, at 55% for smartphone users and 61% for tablet users.

Multitaskers using a computer pay the least amount of attention to TV when performing related (55%) and unrelated (50%) activities. Read the rest at Marketing Charts.