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Apple consolidates EMEA tablet lead in Q2, detachables up 12%

Thursday 12 September 2019 | 11:15 CET | News
Overall tablet shipments in EMEA declined another 11.7 percent year on year to 9.59 million units in the second quarter of 2019, following a 10.9 percent contraction in Q1, according to the latest report from IDC. The fall was attributed to the ongoing erosion of consumer demand for slate tablets and a lack of innovative features, but the second quarter did see a rebound in the performance of detachables, with shipments up 11.8 percent after 2 years of consecutive quarterly declines due mainly to the newly released iPad Air.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Amazon / Apple / Huawei / Lenovo / Samsung
Countries: Africa / Europe / Middle East
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