Tablet PC manufacturers began to break through

Posted by erlan | Posted in smartphone | Posted on 11-03-2011


Tablet PCs are used widely for playing games, searching for information and emailing, 28% of respondents said that the tablet is their primary computer.

【Sohu IT News】 April 9 news, Mobile advertising company AdMob, a unit of Google group published a report today: March survey of 1430 users, 77% of users spend the time of using Desktop and Laptop reduced after the purchase of tablet PC; 28% of users take it as preferred PC. Although the tablet PC do not equal to PC by definition, many people still believe that tablet PC is like PC by function.

Since five years ago, PC era began to switch to “cloud equipment”, which marked with the rise of Facebook, Twitter, YouTube. Initial transfer process very slowly, but then suddenly accelerated. Smart phones and tablet PCs began to take the place of PC, they are connected to the “cloud” services, a turning point in coming. Gartner anticipates that sales for tablet will be up to 69 million units, while sales for smart phones will reach 468 million units this year.

China Pad rushed to take up market share. Currently, the market of it is rising rapidly. Market research firm—-Gartner recently predicted that sales for it will be up to 69.8 million units in the world, and will increase to 294 million units.

The strong market share makes many traditional PC venders and even non-PC venders to rush to take up, including Lenovo, Aigo, Hanwang Technology, Malata and other local companies full engaged. Android tablet and netbook are the two devices that cater to the computing needs of people while being mobile. Notebook is more or less like a laptop which is a small computer. Tablet is a further improvement of laptops which are sleek and small. Netbook is a small to medium sized, lightweight, low-cost, energy-efficient laptop, generally optimized for internet based services such as web browsing and e-mailing. Android Tablet is a slate-shaped mobile computer, equipped with a touchscreen or graphics tablet/screen hybrid technology which allows the user to operate the computer with a stylus or digital pen, or a fingertip, instead of a keyboard or mouse.

“Since last year, the most important strategic product is a Tablet PC.” The chairman of Malata Group–Wu Huitian said in the interview.

Lenovo takes its own Le Pad as a last line of defense against competitors. “The traditional PC business is more difficult to make profits than ever, if we do not turn to market of tablet PC, Lenovo will go bankrupt.” The chairman of Lenovo Group–Liu Chuanzhi describes the strategic position of Tablet PC.

In first launching ceremony of Le Pad, CEO of Lenovo–Yang Yuanqin is ambitious to say, “We take Apple, BlackBerry, Samsung as rival, to focus on innovation of products, brands and business model. Lenovo will capture 10% global market share in the future”


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