Global tablets sales more than double to 64 mln in Q4

Wednesday 30 January 2013 | 10:23 CET | News
Global tablet sales reached 64 million units in the fourth quarter, nearly double the previous quarter and 119 percent more than a year earlier, according to research from Futuresource Consulting. Almost half of all tablet sales last year were in Q4, with the annual total for 2012 reaching 136 million units. Apple remained the market leader and saw high demand for the new 7-inch iPad, although limited supply capacity did result in some missed opportunities, Futuresource said. Samsung saw success with a range of new tablets in 2012, particularly the competitively-priced Galaxy Tab 2. The

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Amazon / Apple / Asus / Google / Microsoft / Samsung
Countries: World
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