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Global tablet shipments off 0.6% in Q4, headed by Apple, Samsung - study

Friday 31 January 2020 | 11:56 CET | News
Global tablet shipments fell 0.6 percent year-on-year in the fourth quarter to 43.5 million units, according to the latest study from IDC. For the full year, the market shrank by 1.5 percent, to 144 million units in total.

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Companies: Amazon / Apple / Huawei / Lenovo / Samsung
Countries: World
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