IDC reports 14.7% year-on-year drop in global tablet shipments in 2016 Q3
Research firm International Data Corporation (IDC) released its latest report on Monday, revealing that the 2016 third quarter market another rough quarter for the tablet market, thanks to a plunge in global tablet shipments.
According to the statistics released by IDC, the shipments of tablet computers across the world during the July-September 2016 quarter recorded a 14.7 percent year-on-year decline to 43 million units. In the same quarter last year, global tablet shipment figures stood at approximately 50.5 million units.
With regard to the breakup of tablet shipments by different vendors in the 2016 third quarter, IDC has revealed in its report that iPad shipments by Apple during the mentioned quarter dropped 6 percent year-on-year, from 9.9 million units to 9.3 million units.
Meanwhile, Apple's closest competitor Samsung witnessed a 19 percent year-on-year plunge in global tablet shipments in 2016 third quarter; with the shipment figures dropping from 8.1 million units last year to 6.3 million units this year.
The IDC report also said that Apple continued to be the leading tablet maker, accounting for 22 percent of the tablet market, in 2016 third quarter; with Samsung being the second largest tablet manufacturer with a 15 percent market share.
According to recent reports from scientific institution, NASA is get closer to the sun using a solar probe which was designed for viewing the sun at close range.
According to the hailing company, Uber will seize off all the self-driven tucks which currently are operating within the US highways following hauling of shipments and cargo on board.
Piezoelectric Bioceramic Market report focuses on growth analysis and historical & futuristic cost of Piezoelectric Bioceramic industry.
The research report gives detail analysis on Multistage Pump Market which is helpful to understand the previous situation.
Injection Molding Machine Market Report offers overall business strategies and market trends to those who are actively seeking an effective way to grow in the industry.