Digitimes Research analysts expect this quarter’s tablet shipments will grow
At the same time with colleagues from IDC a report on the situation in the tablet market published by experts of the analytical company Digitimes Research.
According to their calculations, the tablet shipments last quarter totaled 42,29 million. This is more than expected given seasonal factors. Recall that in the IDC believe that in the period from July to September was 40.0 million shipped tablets.
Digitimes Research analysts believe that in the current quarter the volume of deliveries will rise to 45,58 million units, i.e. by 7.8% compared with the third quarter.
The main engine of growth is called Digitimes Research interest in entry-level models offered by leading manufacturers.
Analysts expect the total market will be reduced somewhat compared with the year 2016, but the good performance of the third and fourth quarters will lead to the fact that the reduction will be small. And in 2018 the market at all stabiliziruemost.