China is going nuts over the iPad as Apple’s tablet commands more than 71 percent of sales in China. That’s welcome news for Apple which has watched Samsung and other competitors erode its once secure market share. Apple’s lead in tablet sales among Chinese consumers has remained steady over the past six months.
The latest third-quarter market figures show Apple’s position slid just one percent from the previous period. It’s unclear, however, how long China’s love affair with the iPad will last. Two home-grown tablet firms are #2 and #3, with Samsung a distant fourth…(...) Read the rest of China’s love affair with the iPad still strong