Although even Android users recognize that the iPad, It is the best tablet that we can find on the market, attracts attention as the iPad, despite dominating the market, is not the only option. Samsung, Huawei and Lenovo (and Amazon although in a different way) also offer these types of devices.
According to the latest data from the Canalys company, ehe iPad continues to be the best-selling tablet worldwide, at least in the second quarter of 2020, with a market share of 38% and an annual growth of 19.8%. In second position, we find Samsung, followed by Huawei, Amazon and Lenovo.
Apple shipments during the second quarter of 2020, have reached 14.249 billion units, representing an increase over the same period last year of 19.8%, the quarter in which it shipped 11,894,000 iPads. However, has lost 2% in market share, going from 40% it had in Q2 2019 to 38% today.
If we compare these figures with Android manufacturers, we see how Apple’s iPad is the one with the least growth compared to the same period last year. Samsung, in second position, has grown 39.2% sending 7,024,000 million tablets, Huawei 44.5% with 4,770,000 tablets, Amazon 37.1% with 3,164,000 units and Lenovo, the Asian manufacturer that more has grown with 52.9%, has shipped 2,810,000 units.
The rest of manufacturers, who represents 14.7% of market share, has shipped 5,525,000 units, representing growth of 26.1% compared to the same period last year.
Much of the increase in tablet sales in general, is due to coronavirus, since many have been the students who have been forced to continue studying from home using applications available on mobile platforms, whether for videoconferences, homework, group work …