May 17, 2022

Fast Facts: Top 5 Manufacturers of Tablet Computers in 2011

Direct to List/Market Share (AP via ABC News)
Data Provided by IHS iSuppli

1. Apple
62% Market Share
Maker of iPad
40.5 million shipped worldwide

2. Samsung
9% Market Share
Maker of Galaxy Line
6.1 million shipped

6% Market Share
Maker of Kindle Fire
3.9 million

4. Barnes and Noble
Maker of Nook Line
5% Market Share

5. Austek Computer
Maker of Transformer Line
3% Market Share

Direct to List/Market Share (AP via ABC News)

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