The African tablet market landscape continued to record strong year-on-year growth in Q3 2014, spurred by a huge increase in shipments of Android-based devices, according to market information.
[su_quote]After suffering a quarter-on-quarter slowdown in shipments in Q2 2014, Samsung experienced a very good quarter in Q3 2014, shipping 996,000 units. This represented growth on both Q3 2013 (year on year) and Q2 2014 (quarter on quarter), and saw the vendor maintain its number-one position in the region. Apple remained in second place, despite its 572,000 units representing a decline both year on year and quarter on quarter.[/su_quote]