French homes with tablets double to 8 mln in 2013

Friday 21 February 2014 | 11:30 CET | News
The number of tablets in French homes rose by 105 percent in a year to reach 8 million homes, according to Mediametrie, which connects this rapid growth to the popularity of low-cost tablets. Smartphone penetration has also risen rapidly, by a factor of 2.6 in three years. In 2013, 62 percent of mobile owners had a smartphone, or 26.3 million people. Computers are still very present in homes, with 80 percent of households having a fixed or portable computer in 2013 and 30 percent owning several. Some 80 percent of internet users were registered with at least one social network last year, with

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