Tablet shipments grow 117% to 40.6 mln units in Q1

Wednesday 24 April 2013 | 17:15 CET | News
Global shipments of branded tablets, excluding e-readers and convertible PCs, rose 117 percent to 40.6 million units in the first quarter, compared to 18.7 million in the year-earlier period, according to Strategy Analytics. Apple shipped 19.5 million iPads, compared to 11.8 million in the first quarter of 2012, maintaining its market share leadership with 48.2 percent in the first quarter, compared to 63.1 percent in the year-earlier first quarter. Shipments of branded tablets running Android rose to 17.6 million units (43.4 percent share) from 6.4 million units (34.2%). Windows tablet

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