iPad Mini to Hurt Sales of Windows 8 Devices, Says Analyst
The iPad Mini will cause major agita for Windows 8 device makers, according to Sterne Agee analyst Shaw Wu.
In an investor’s note picked up by AppleInsider, Wu said that the iPad’s main rivals are not 7-inch Android tablets, as other analysts have asserted, but rather PCs and Windows 8 itself.
“We continue to believe iPad Mini is the competition’s worst nightmare and will likely slow down adoption of competitor tablets,” Wu said in the note, according to AppleInsider. “In particular, we believe this could end up being a very tough holiday