Apple iPad Has A 95% Share In The Tablet Market

Posted Nov 2, 2010

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has increased their tablet computers market share to 95% in the third quarter. According to Strategy Analytics, the Google Android operating system market share slipped.

Tablet sales across the globe grew 26% during this past quarter. About 4.4 million tablets were sold and Apple accounted for 4.19 million of those sales. Android’s market share dropped to 2.3% from 2.9%. Strategy Analytics is predicting that Android’s market share will increase again in the fourth quarter once the Samsung Galaxy Tab is released on November 11th.