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Tablet sales rebound in 2020 with Apple still dominant
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Tablet sales rebound in 2020 with Apple still dominant

The worldwide tablet market had an outstanding fourth quarter (4Q20) with 19.5% year-over-year growth and shipments totaling 52.2 million units, according to preliminary data from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker. Impacted by the pandemic, the tablet market reached shipment levels not seen since the fourth quarter of 2017 when the total was 49.9 million. Detachable tablets have broadened their presence in the market as the emphasis on productivity, flexibility, and ease of use is now greater than ever before and sales for this category were often in direct competition with notebooks. Shipments for detachable tablets grew 27.9% during the quarter as both Microsoft and Apple helped push the form factor with their respective pro...
Android Tablets gain on the Apple iPad – Here Comes the Hot Steppa
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Android Tablets gain on the Apple iPad – Here Comes the Hot Steppa

Looks like the Apple iPad is in some Danger for once folks. This as Worldwide Marketshare of the Apple iPad recently took a hit, dropping from a lofty 94% in the Second Quarter of 2010AD to 61% in the Second Quarter of 2011AD as stated by Strategy Analytics. Take a Gander at their handy chart below: Note that albeit shipments for both Android Tablets and Apple iOS Tablets, counted in millions of units, have increased, partly driven by the popularity of the Apple iPad 2 as hero-worshipped in my adoration article Apple iPad 2 – Dual-Core Easy Skankin’, Android’s Global Marketshare has DRAMATICALLY increased! By a whopping 27.2%, folks. Meanwhile Apple iOS has dropped by an equally jaw dropping 33%, incredible Marketshare movements taking place when the Second Quarter of 2010AD and Second...