27 February 2020

ASUSTeK grows tablet sales but trails Apple, Samsung, paper says

ASUSTeK Computer Inc. cemented its position in 2013 as the third best-selling brand of tablet computers, trailing only Apple and Samsung, the United Daily News reported Wednesday, citing a Gartner research report. ASUSTeK sold 11 million tablets worldwide last year, commanding a 5.6 percent global market share and up from the 5.4 percent in 2012. Apple and Samsung have 55 percent of the market between them. Of the companies playing catch-up, Lenovo Group Ltd. (0992.HK) recorded 198 percent year-on-year growth in tablet sales last year, translating to a 3.3 percent market share worldwide, the report said.

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