The tablet computers are an innovation in the computer market, which also referred to as a mobile computer as it comes with a thin, flat LED screen and a flat body with the mobile operating system, which has rechargeable battery just like mobile phones. Tablet has similar features like mobile phones and computers and performs the same functions as well. The tablet includes a front and back camera, GPS, torch, microphone, face recognition, fingerprint scanner; it can also use Wi-Fi and cellular network for internet use.
The global tablet computer market expected to grow at 4% CAGR at a substantial rate in the forecast period from 2020-2027. Concerning, its compact feature, lightweight, portable, simple operating system, multi-screen collaboration, parallel horizon, smart split-screen, and computer mode are tailored for office use, and can provide users with a smoother and more efficient experience under the support of 4G networks.
Moreover, the tablet computer market has changed from the chaotic situation of low prices and low quality in the past few years, and the accelerated upgrade of products. The computing power and appearance design have significantly improved. The ability of consumers to purchase has replaced machines has enabled the consumer market to achieve year-on-year growth.
Furthermore, there is another crucial factor for the growth of the tablet computer market in the future as the tablet has a larger screen than a mobile phone, better protection for eyesight, more convenient use than a PC, and a price advantage. More importantly, parents’ acceptance of online education is getting higher and higher. In the future, parents will change their habits of registering tutoring classes for their children. As more from offline education to online education, the booming development of online education will benefit the growth of tablet computers.
Additionally, business people inevitably face travel and office problems, and the demand for tablet PCs for portable office has also become a significant consideration for major manufacturers. The tablet can be turned into a computer at any time during the trip, allowing users to process documents and send and receive emails promptly. It also supports pen drives and wireless Bluetooth mouse to help business people complete specific tasks efficiently.
The tablet computer market is attracting the significant market segment due to its portability features, which has successfully replaced the desktop and laptop at a more considerable rate. Also, tablets specifically designed for students, professionals so that they can carry easily; thus, it is light in weight and be accessed anywhere with internet connectivity.
Tablets have captured the market with its price advantage as it is affordable within the price range of android mobiles, and consumers are willing to buy it on account of its features that are similar to computers and works like mobile phones as well. Moreover, with increasing technology, the demand for the tablet has decreased as it can be afforded easily by many people.
Based on Type, the global tablet computer market classified into Mini-tablet, Slate, Hybrid, Gaming Console, Booklet, Other. The hybrid type tablets have captured the market demand for the global tablet computer market in the future due to its capabilities that help in allowing multifunctioning of the apps at the same time. The hybrid tablet has a robust working analog designed for powerful calculations and provides efficient processing of the differential equations.
Based on the size, the global tablet computers market classified into7 inches, 8 inches, 9 inches, 10 inches, 11 inches. The 8-inch size tablet has dominated the market segment for the tablet computer market. It will continue to bolster the demand in the forecast period as 8-inch tablets can be carried easily and appropriate in the size and practical design that helps in providing a clear image of the picture to the user. Therefore, the demand for tablet computers has emerged due to its size.
Based on End-uses, the tablet computers market segmented into schools & Colleges, Universities, Commercial, Residential, Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Retail, Marketing, and Others. The school & college, universities segment has emerged as the most significant share segment among other end users. Due to, increasing online education apps that teach children through videos with the personal teacher can listen to the videos again and again. Moreover, nowadays, in school and colleges provides tablets to its student and upload everything on it. From assignment to test, everything is sent online to the personal email id of the school children and college student, which enables the secure accessing of study material, and learning can be fun and accessible through tablets.
Based on geography, the global tablet computer market segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, South America, and Middle East & Africa. The North America region has emerged as the highest demand generator for the tablet computer market and will fuel the market growth in the forecast period as well. Owing to increasing disposable income, the rising development in countries, technology up-gradation, IoT, cloud computing has emerged the market share of tablets in the market. A company like Apple, HP, Samsung are the first companies to introduce tablets and captured the market demand of every segment. Thus, with technology advancement, the market will see the emerging demand for tablet computers in the forecast market.
Companies such as Apple Inc, Lenovo Group Ltd, Samsung Technologies Ltd, Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, Asus Tek computer Inc, Recent Development, Acer Inc, The Hewlett-Packard Company, Microsoft Corporation, Pandigital, Google, HTC corporation and others are the key players in global Tablet Computers market.
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