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When These People Learned How Much They Actually Use Their Phone In A Day They Were Pretty Freaked Out

How much do you really use your phone?

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We asked people to guess how much they use their phone and then tracked their actual usage. And then surprised them with the results...

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First, we asked them about their phone habits.

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Next we asked them to guess how often they use their phone on a typical day.

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Then we installed the Moment app, which tracks daily usage, on their phones.

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And they went about their normal lives.

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The next day we surprised them with the results.

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They were freaked out.

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And the conclusion...

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Users of the Moment app currently average 43 pickups per day.

According to analytics firm Flurry, Americans now spend nearly 3 hours per day on mobile devices.

How much do you use your phone?

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