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2015 global tablet demand forecast
Jim Hsiao, DIGITIMES Research, Taipei [Monday 5 January 2015]
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The global tablet market experienced significant growth in 2011-2014. However, Digitimes Research predicts shipments will drop 11.8% in 2015. Demand for consumer tablets is slowing, as larger smartphones and a maturing market squeeze demand, and vendors will turn to the enterprise to push demand. This Digitimes Research Special Report provides a 2015 forecast for the global tablet market and analyzes the strategies of key market players such as Google, Apple, Intel, and Microsoft.
Abstract
Tablet shipments worldwide, 2010-2018 (m units)

The global tablet market experienced significant growth in 2011-2014. However, Digitimes Research predicts shipments will drop 11.8% in 2015. Demand for consumer tablets is slowing, as larger smartphones and a maturing market squeeze demand, and vendors will turn to the enterprise to push demand. This Digitimes Research Special Report provides a 2015 forecast for the global tablet market and analyzes the strategies of key market players such as Google, Apple, Intel, and Microsoft.

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