Gartner: Tablet Sales Will Top Traditional PCs By 2017

Maximum PC: Four years from now, most of us will have traded in our desktop and notebook PCs for a tablet, or maybe we'll all just use smartphones for computing chores. Don't believe it? Neither do we, though that's the picture the forecasting artists at Gartner painted today by predicting a steady decline in traditional PC sales over the next several years, only to be leapfrogged by tablet shipments in 2017.

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justinbkerr3211d ago

As convertible machines get better I can see myself making the switch.

newsguy3211d ago

tablets are primarily for media consumption right now, but I don't see myself making the switch until you can really create content on them.