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April 3, 2015

Apple vs Samsung vs Amazon : marketshare of tablets

This chart shows how apple started off in the Tablet market and how Samsung had been trying to catch up as their legendary rivalry seems  far from over 

 In 2012 Q4, Apple had 35% marketshare ,compared to 15% by Samsung, In  Q3, 2013 Apple had 30% share compared to 18% by Samsung . Amazon which started off with a bang post launch of Kindle Fire Tablet  as  in Q4,2011 it had 16.1% share, overtaking Samsung while apple with 51% led the tablet craze. 

The last 2 years has seen Amazon's tablet sales declining Meanwhile Asus  Lenevo and Acer..combined on the average hardly exceed the 6% of the tablet marketshare . Asus best performance was in Q2, 2013 when it bridged the 7% share for the first time