Boosted by Android, tablet sales up 37%

by Curtis Lee Fulton

Tablet sales are up 36.7% compared to this time last year, according to figures from International Data Corporation, a technology market research outfit. The growth was driven by Android sales, the firm finds, although Apple still shipped the most units this quarter.

Android makers Lenovo, Acer and Samsung saw the most growth, while Apple sales barely budged.

Latest tablet sales figures from IDC