IELTS Academic Writing Task 1 with answer.
You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.
The table below shows the percentage of mobile phones owners using various mobile features.
Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.
You should write at least 150 words.
The given table data presents information on the various cell phone features users in percentage for three different years. Overall, almost every cell phone users used the call making feature while taking photograph, text messaging and internet searching were three other dominating features used by many cell phone users.
As is observed in the table data, both in 2006 and in 2008 every single cell phone users used call making features. Interestingly 1 percent users in the year 2010 did not use the cell phone for making calls. Taking photos was another popular feature of cell phone and 66% cell phone users used this feature in 2006 while this reached over 70% in the other two years. Sending and receiving text messages was the second most used feature as more than 70% users used this in these given periods. Playing games is a feature that was rarely done by cell phone users in 2006 (only 17%) but got its popularity in later years (over 40% in the respective years). No data was provided for internet searching in the year 2006 but that also got its popularity and was used by 73% cell phone users in 2010 though it was less popular in 2008. Finally listening to music and video recording were two less popular feature of cell phone but eventually they both got more priority in 2010 (26% & 35% respectively) than the earlier years.