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Market Trends: Worldwide, EMS/ODM Production of Media Tablets, 2011

Published: 23 March 2011

ID: G00210485

Analyst(s): Jamie Wang, Ben Lee


Media tablet production by electronics manufacturing service companies and original design manufacturers will increase from 17.1 million units in 2010, to 186.9 million units in 2015, achieving a compound annual growth rate of 61.4% for the period.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview

Trends in the Market

  • Trend 1: PC-Oriented EMS Companies and ODMs Will Lead Media Tablet Production
  • Trend 2: Media Tablets Will Cannibalize PC Production Share
  • Trend 3: Greater Use of EMS/ODM Gear for Media Tablets, by OEMs and New Entrants, Will Bring Down the Market Price

Market: More Media Tablets from EMS Companies and ODMs Feature in 2011

Vendors to Watch


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