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Android passes iOS to become the most popular tablet platform

Engadget - Several years ago, technology research firm Gartner predicted Apple would maintain its hold on the tablet market until 2015. A new study from the company, however, shows Android taking a decisive lead: in 2013, it boasted 62-percent market share, compared to 36 percent for iOS. Google's mobile operating system climbed to the number one position thanks to more tablet sales overall, though Gartner also credits the proliferation of cheaper, smaller-screen slates (the Nexus 7 no doubt included) with establishing Android's newfound dominance.

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bahabeast2783d ago

I'm sure the galaxy tab 3. 7" did it for them. Almost everyone I see has one. Walking around with both the wifi and 3g models are very popular.