The iPad continues to dominate, no doubt, in the tablet market. Only in the first quarter of 2012 Apple has sold over 12 million of its tablet worldwide, representing more than a 151% increase over sales reported in the same period last year. Android on the heels: If Apple has a 55% market share, its rival Android operating system account for 45%.
Among the tablets that have Android, stands the latest venture of Amazon: Kindle Fire. The tablet of Amazon contains a modified version of Android and its features and price are doing to grow rapidly in the market. Within 45% of tablets having operating system Android, Kindle Fire and accumulates more than 54% of sales.
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Gone are, and at a distinct disadvantage, Samsung tablets (Galaxy Tab) with 15.4%, Motorola Xoom (7%), the tablet Asus Transformer Transformer (6.3%) and the rest sold by Sony, Dell and Lenovo.
Will Kindle Fire become a threat for iPad?