Russian tablet market up 150% in Q2 - study
Tablets sales go through the roof in Russia
The Russian tablet market, in units, jumped by 150 percent year-on-year to 1.96 million units in Q2, reports Digit.ru citing a study from IDC. Samsung's market penetration totalled 14.9 percent, Apple followed with 14.4 percent, followed by Prestigio, teXet and Asus. The average tablet retail rate totalled USD 320 in Q2. Android-powered tablets accounted for 78.9 percent of the market, with iOS-powered devices making up 14.4 percent, and Windows 2.9 percent.