Samsung may number 2 with sales of tablets, the Apple iPad caused relatively much more traffic than the Galaxy Tab. According to figures from online advertising company Chitika.
iPad owners accounted for 81.9 percent of web traffic from tablet computers in the United States and Canada, according to Chitika. Owners of a Galaxy Tab released in the same month, only 4.3 percent of the traffic triggered. That equates to a ratio of 19:1.
These figures are in stark contrast with the actual sales of both brands. In the fourth quarter of 2012, Apple had the iPad with a market share of around 45 percent. The various models of Samsung together had a market share of 15 percent. There is in the ratio 3:1.
Apple has already large installed base to build
sales should be noted that they say nothing about the total installed base. Apple has with the iPad a few years ahead of the suppliers of other tablets, which mainly have chosen. Android operating system
The share of the iPad in web traffic is the last six months has clearly dropped. In October 2012 it was still 92 percent. The growing range of tablets with other operating systems, especially Android, is herein expressed. In the same six months the proportion of Galaxy Tabs in Web traffic increased from 2.1 to 4.3 percent. Remarkably again that the iPad between February and March again a slight rebound went through, from 80.5 to 81.9 percent.
Chitika does not give figures for the web traffic that tablets generate outside North America.