Moscow, August 6 “News. Economy.” The global tablet market fell by 5.0% in the second quarter of 2019, compared to the same period last year.
The volume of global supplies fell to 32.2 million units, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Tablet Tracker.
Below we will tell about the companies-leaders in sales of tablets in the current year. 1. Apple
Shipments in the 2nd quarter of 2019: 12.3 million
Market share: 38.1%
Apple is the market leader. The company was able to increase its share compared to the same period last year.
The launch of the new iPad Air in the second quarter of 2019 helped Apple to double supply of tablets-transformers.
Thus, shipments of iPads declined by 7.5% compared to the same period last year, as new iPads failed to keep sales at the same level as the devices released in 2018. 2. Samsung
Shipments in the 2nd quarter of 2019: 4.9 million
Market share: 15.2%
Samsung continues to hold second place. The company was able to increase market share, but that was only due to the fact that the market declined more rapidly than the supply of tablets Samsung.
Despite the fact that the company remains the last Bastion of premium Android tablets, most of the supply was a supply of tablets in the low price segment. 3. Huawei
Shipments in the 2nd quarter of 2019: 3.3 million
Market share: 10.3%
Huawei managed to keep the third place ranking, despite the political instability.
However, given the rising tension between the U.S. and China, Huawei’s future as a popular provider of tablets remains uncertain. 4. Amazon.com
Shipments in the 2nd quarter of 2019: 2.4 million
Market share: 7.4%
Delivery Amazon.com always was seasonal, and this quarter was no exception.
The company significantly increased its sales in the second quarter of 2019, due to increasing purchases and gifts in July in the United States. 5. Lenovo
Shipments in the 2nd quarter of 2019: 1.9 million
Market share: 5.8%
Top 5 Lenovo with a market share of 5.8% and a decline of 6.9% compared to the same period last year.
Despite the disappointing performance, Lenovo managed to increase sales in SSA and Western Europe and also in Japan.
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