Global tablet shipments fell 5.9% year-on-year to 47.1m units in the first quarter of 2015, according to research firm IDC. It’s the second consecutive quarter to record such a decline. Apple accounted...
May 1st, 2015 by Music Ally Blog
September 20th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog
Amazon refreshed its line of Fire tablets last night, including a new six-inch model that costs $99 – its cheapest tablet yet. Across its range of Android-based tablets, there are faster processors and...
July 10th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge
What's really happening in the tablet market? Earlier this month, we reported on the latest figures from research firm Gartner, which claimed tablet shipments are on course to overtake PCs and laptops...
July 8th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog
Research firm Gartner has published its latest predictions for shipments of devices – PCs and laptops, tablets and smartphones. It thinks that across these categories, 2.4bn devices will ship in 2014,...
May 2nd, 2014 by Stuart Dredge
Every three months, the financial results of the various smartphone and tablet manufacturers lead to a flurry of announcements from research firms crunching the latest shipment figures, to see which manufacturers...
March 14th, 2014 by Music Ally
There were 700m smart devices in China by the end of 2013
March 4th, 2014 by Music Ally
Research firm Gartner has published its estimates for sales to end users – note, actual sales, not just shipments – of tablets in 2013
February 7th, 2014 by Music Ally
This Christmas was a big one for sales of tablets, but research firm NPD Group expects the market to continue growing for the next few years.
January 31st, 2014 by Music Ally
Research firm IDC has published its estimates for the tablet market in both the final quarter of 2013, and for the year as a whole.