When we think of tablets the first thing that comes to mind is iPad. Apple has grabbed more than 80% of the market since they launched. However, not everyone else is throwing their towels just yet. The war of the tablets is an ongoing one and it will be quite interestinig to see how this pans out in a couple years. As of now, it’s safe to say that Apple will remain the undisputed king, atleast for a while.
It’s funny if you think about how many people carry a tablet with them these days. Try sitting at an airport waiting for your flight and you’ll see almost 50% of the people waiting with you are on their tablet. I used to be quite heavy on being a mobile guy with the use of my phone but the tablet has definitely replaced my phone. I can go without a phone but not a tablet, and yes I am the iPad guy. Can’t live without it anymore and my business definitely wouldn’t be running as mooth without it either. It has become a leisure and business tool.
This infographic brougt to us by Sortable highlights some interesting points. The title itself is pretty strong as it shows how tablet market is defying the recession. Think about it, millions of people are unemployed. Many people can’t afford to buy gas or other daily necessities yet the tablet market is growing like there is no tomorrow. So, is it defying recession? Absolutely. It’s a growing market. As a matter of fact, it is estimated that tablet shipment will top 150,000,000 by the end of 2015. Let’s have a look at this tablet infographic to learn a bit more about the world of tablets.
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