iPad Stats: Every Fifth PC Shipped Is An iPadFebruary 8, 2013 7:05 am
iPad stats prove what we had written before, that the tablet is the defining device for this generation – there are numbers that can back up that claim in all ways. For example, this one we spotted today. If you define the PC market as a personal computing device market, here is an interesting stat: In the last three months of 2012, some 134 million PCs were shipped, of which Apple tablets (you will know them as iPads) accounted for some 27 million (Source)
So there it is – one in five decisions on personal computing devices goes the iPad way. Not very surprising, until you realize that the total number of iOS devices sold is huge. Really huge.