Home » Uncategorized » Kindle Fire Now Has More Than 50% Of the Android Tablet Market
fire

Kindle Fire Now Has More Than 50% Of the Android Tablet Market

Your ads will be inserted here by

Easy Plugin for AdSense.

Please go to the plugin admin page to
Paste your ad code OR
Suppress this ad slot.

Today ComScore introduced a new version of its Device Essentials service that includes improved analysis of mobile devices and operating systems. The biggest take away from this though is that ComScore now reports that the Kindle Fire has managed to capture 54.4% of the Android tablet market, according to information gathered through February of 2012.

Another important trend that ComScore turned up is that adoption rate on 10” devices seem to be increasing at a higher rate and that more and more data consumption is coming from these larger devices, as opposed to 7” and 5” devices. This isn’t that surprising, since the iPad is one of these larger devices and is without a doubt the leader of the tablet market right now.

While ComScore confirmed these two trends, no one will really find it that surprising I’d wager. The Android market saw a major increase, thanks to the Kindle Fire, because of its lower price point and very attractive custom UI. Meanwhile, on the higher-end devices iPad continues to lead the pack. What I’m more curious about is whether or not Windows 8 tablets will mix some of these figures up when it arrives on the market in late 2012. The tablet world is certainly expanding, but I think we’ve really only begun to experience the tip of the iceburg. One thing is for sure, this holiday season is going to be an epic one for tablet adopters, with the new iPad, the Kindle Fire and a plethora of new Windows 8 tablets on there way.

[ source ]

About Andrew Grush

Check Also

wii-oculus-rift-hoverboard

Try Oculus Rift And Wii To Roam Around On The Back To The Future Hoverboard

Check out how you can fly in virtual space by using an Oculus Rift and a Wii Balance Board.

131129-amz

Amazon Appstore for Android Holiday Deals, Including Free Apps

There are tons of deals from the Amazon Appstore that will be offered starting now and throughout the holiday shopping season. They say that they will have "hundreds of titles that are eitehr free... or available between 50-90% off" the regular price.

131129-google

Black Friday: Google Play Store Apps, Games and Content on Sale All Weekend

Case in point, if you head over to the Google Play Store right now, you'll find that Google is celebrating all Cyber Weekend with discounts on all sorts of content. This includes many popular apps and games

131129-gtab

Black Friday Deal: Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1-Inch for $100 Off

Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin ...

131128-diy

Arduino Co-Creator Releases Plans for $200 DIY Mobile Phone

Mellis was one of the people who came up with the now hugely popular Arduino platform and now he has come up with plans for people to build their own cell phone for about $200 in parts.

131128-apple

No Discounts for Apple Black Friday, Just Free Gift Cards

If you were hoping to save yourself some cash as you brave the Black Friday shopping crowds, you'll want to go somewhere other than the official Apple Stores.