Some 67% of the Dutch now have a smartphone, outstripping the number with a personal computer for the first time, according to market research group GfK.
Some 65% of the Dutch population of nearly 17 million have a pc while 53% own a tablet computer.
One in five smartphone users said they never use the device to make phone calls; instead they take advantage of free messaging services like Whatsapp, and use email.
Facebook remains the most popular social network channel for Dutch users – over seven out of 10 people have a Facebook account. On average people make 24 visits a week to their Facebook page, up from 20 in 2012.
Some 27% have a Twitter account but use of the microblogging service has plunged from 22 visits a week a year ago to just 13.
The GfK survey also showed one third of people now use at least one video-on-demand service.
Other research published on Friday by the national statistics office CBS showed that 55% of Dutch people in the 65 to 75 age category use internet daily.
This is one of the highest rates in Europe.
In addition, 20% of the over-75s say they use internet on a daily basis.
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