Thursday, 20 September 2018

Apple's tablet market share slips in Q3

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Monday 05 November 12

Worldwide shipments grow 50% to reach 27.8 million units; IDC says iPad mini's high starting price still leaves room for Android vendors.

Apple's share of the tablet market fell during the third quarter as consumers held off purchases until the unveiling of the iPad mini or snapped up one of the slew of Android-powered alternatives. This was the conclusion drawn by analyst firm IDC on Monday, which published new figures showing that global shipments grew to 27.8 million units in the three months ended 30 September…

Apple's share of the tablet market fell during the third quarter as consumers held off purchases until the unveiling of the iPad mini or snapped up one of the slew of Android-powered alternatives. This was the conclusion drawn by analyst firm IDC on Monday, which published new figures showing that global shipments grew to 27.8 million units in the three months ended 30 September…

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