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March 3, 2011

iPad1 vs iPad 2 : Infographic Comparison

Apple sold nearly 15 million iPads last year, generating $9.5 billion in revenue in the nine months after its launch, Steve Jobs announced on stage at a press event Wednesday.Apple previously announced that it sold 3.27 million iPads in the first quarter of sales, and another 4.19 million in the second.

Recent research from eMarketer estimates that consumers will purchase 81.3 million tablets in 2012, up from 15.7 million this year, 34 million of which could be iPads. Gartner estimates that 19.5 million tablets have been purchased this year, and will multiply to 54.8 million in 2011 and more than 208 million by 2014, “driven by sales of the iPad,” the firm claims.
In the U.S., Forrester expects 24 million tablets will be sold, a full 20 million of which will be iPads

 With iPad 2, things are a bit different. Apple no longer has the luxury of being the only game in town as competitors from across the consumer electronics space prepare to take on the incumbent.Here ipad 2 is compared with other  competitors like  competing devices — like the Motorola Xoom  and the HP TouchPad, which won’t be available for a few more months.
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