The busy season of mobile is busier than ever this year!

With new Apple, Android and Windows Phone 8 devices hitting the market this fall, and new BlackBerry 10 phones just around the corner in early 2013, there have never been so many amazing phones on the market to choose from.

Before the holiday season hits, we wanted to pause for a moment and check in to see where everybody is at. It'll only take a minute or two to fill out this State of the Mobile Nations survey, and we'll love you forever if you do. Thanks for participating!

* 1. Your current phone?

* 2. Your previous phone?

* 3. The operating system of your next phone?

* 4. Do you know which specific phone / model you'll be buying?

* 5. Next upgrade?

* 6. Rank the importance of the following criteria as they relate to the purchase decision of your next phone.

  Extremely Important Important Somewhat Important Least Important
Battery life
Phone design, look and feel
Selection of games
Ability to use phone one-handed
Security
Price
Screen size
Typing experience
Selection of apps
Hardware features and technical specifications
Camera quality

* 7. Which of the following mobile platforms do you "perceive" to be the best for:

  Android Apple iOS BlackBerry Windows Phone
Best for Games?
Best for Fun?
Best for Organization?
Best for Business?
Best for Texting/Instant Messaging?
Best for Looking Hip/Cool?
Best for Apps?
Best for Mobile Productivity?
Best for Email?

* 8. Which tablet do you own?

* 9. What's your perception of the new Windows Phone 8 devices?

* 10. What's your perception of BlackBerry 10?

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