IHS iSuppli: Apple Has 70% Of The Tablet Market

Posted Aug 15, 2012

According to IHS iSuppli, Apple has 70% of the tablet market with the iPad as of the second quarter this year.  However the Google Nexus 7 tablet is not included in these numbers since it started shipping after the April-June quarter.  The iPad is up from 58% market share in the first quarter and now they have 69.6%.  This has been Apple’s largest market share since Q1 of last year.  Samsung has second place after shipping around 2.3 million tablets for a 9.2% market share.  Amazon shipped 1 million tablets at a 4.2% market share.  Asus and Barnes & Noble have 2.8% and 1.9%, respectively.