According to a recent article in the Wall Street Journal, Gartner Inc. expects media tablet sales to reach:

  • 19.5 million units in 2010 (80% of which will be iPads = 15.6 million units)
  • 54.8 million units in 2011
  • 103.4 million units in 2012
  • 154.2 million units in 2013

According to Gartner Group, Smartphone sales this year will grow by 29% year-over-year to 180 million units, overtaking laptop sales.

  • By 2012, smartphone revenue will reach $191 billion
  • By 2012, $152 billion that’s will be spent on mobile PCs
  • Smartphones account for 14% of overall mobile device sales today
  • By 2012, smartphones devices will make up 37% of global handset sales