Gartner says that worldwide sale of media tablets in 2011 was 60 million units and forecasts it to increase by 98% to reach 118.9 million units in 2012. The dominant operating system continues to be Apple’s iOS followed by Android.
According to a report ‘Indian Tablet PC’s Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2016’ by TechSci Research, the global Tablet PC market has grown to USD 35.3 billion in 2011. It further says that the Indian Tablet PCs market will grow at a CAGR of 50.96%. Samsung is leading the Tablet PC market followed by Blackberry, Reliance and Apple.