Worldwide tablet shipments miss first quarter targets

Thursday 1 May 2014 | 20:24 CET | News
Worldwide tablet plus 2-in-1 shipments slipped to 50.4 million units in the first quarter, according to preliminary data from the International Data Corporation (IDC). The total represents a sequential decline of -35.7 percent from the high-volume holiday quarter and just 3.9 percent growth from the prior year. The slowdown was felt across operating systems and screen sizes and likely points to an even more challenging year ahead for the category. 

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