Anooga Natraj, Senior Research Analyst, IDC said, “While the tablet market is going down right now as there is no demand for tablets in the market, at the same time it is interesting to see new players entering the market with the latest tablets. These especially include Realme, OPPO, Xiaomi etc.
Apple continues to dominate the market with the iPad as it has captured around 31.5% of the market share. The company reported a loss of 4.23 per cent in total shipments in the previous quarter. During this time Apple had revealed that revenue from the iPad was down 2.2% compared to the previous quarter. The company shipped 12.1 million units of iPads in Q1 2021, while registered shipments of 7.8 million units in Q1 2022.
Samsung took the second spot with a market share of 21 percent. It was followed by Kindle maker Amazon with a market share of 9.6 percent. Meanwhile, Samsung and Amazon have shipped 8.1 million and 3.7 million units respectively. Lenovo came in fourth, registering a 25.9 percent year-on-year decline. Let us tell you that the company registered the biggest drop in shipments of 3 million units.