If tablet shipments continue to trend the way they have been, they'll grow more than fivefold in as many years.
That's the latest forecast from NPD DisplaySearch, which anticipates a massive uptick in tablet adoption over the next few years, one that will ultimately vault the device's market share over the PC's. The research outfit figures tablet shipments will grow from 81.6 million units in 2011 to 184.2 million in 2013 - significantly more than the 168.9 million NPD had originally predicted.
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