Saturday, January 05, 2013

Sales of tablet PC will become double in India in 2013

Tablet PC is becoming popular day by day in India. Its popularity has extended from students to business personalities. Because of its growing popularity, sales of tablet computers have increased a lot. It is expected that the sales margin of tablet computers will reach double to 6 million in 2013. It is the third year of growth for the market.
A number of Indian companies launched low-cost devices running on Google Inc’s Android operating system and because of that sales of tablets and smartphones have grown rapidly in the last two years.
It is also thought that new tablets that will be made based on Windows 8 operating system and companies' adoption of tablets for business applications will change the market significantly in 2013.
India is the second biggest market in the world. It has the flourishing middle class people who can afford modern technology. Thanks to low-cost devices, poor class people can buy devices like tablet PC.
According to CyberMedia Research, in the July-September quarter last year in India, Samsung is leading the tablet PC market with 23.9 percent share. Local firm Micromax comes second with 15.3 percent of the market. Datawind, who made the world’s cheapest tablet computer, Aakash, is ranked third. Apple’s iPad is ranked fifth with an 8.7 percent share.