IDC raised its 2012 pill forecast to 122.3 million units, up from its past projection of 117.1 million. By 2016, IDC expects Windows pills to be over 10 % of the marketplace.
In a statement, IDC mentioned which unique Android pills plus Apple’s iPad mini are improving need for 2012. In 2013, IDC is expecting 174.4 million pills plus 282.7 million inside 2016.
Overall, Android pills from Google, Amazon plus Samsung are surging. But, Apple remains the leader.
IDC mentioned Android is probably to have the low-cost pill marketplace. Meanwhile, pill shipments are coming at the cost of e-readers. IDC mentioned 2012 e-reader shipments is 19.9 million inside 2012, down from 27.7 million inside 2011.
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