On the same day, a research report released by Strategy Analytics showed that in the first quarter of 2021, the top five market shares of the global tablet market by manufacturers are: Apple (36.7%), Samsung (18.1%), Amazon (8.3%), Lenovo (8.2%), Huawei (4.4%).
The report noted that Apple, Samsung, Lenovo, and Amazon all had strong performances in Q1 2021 as the pandemic reshaped how consumers spend their time and where they work. After years of productivity upgrades, tablets are now able to meet that need.
Eric Smith, Director of Connected Computing at Strategy Analytics, said, “To find growth like this, we have to go back to the first quarter of 2013, which is unbelievable. One thing to keep in mind is that the This is an advantage compared to the dire environment we are facing. Still, continuing to work from home has left every member of the family in need of real productivity. Attitudes towards working from home even as COVID-19 lockdowns are lifted, according to our survey Still positive.”
“Apple’s iPad had a very strong last quarter, but many of its Android competitors, such as Samsung, Lenovo and Amazon, also did well,” added Strategy Analytics industry analyst Chirag Upadhyay, “although demand for laptops remains strong. , but the Windows detachables from Microsoft, Lenovo, HP, and Dell continued to grow again.”