Andrey (azangru) wrote,
Andrey
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У кого канал шире

Apple is already launching the iPad 2 before most competitors release their first device.

"Samsung started shipping its 7-inch Galaxy Tab media tablet in 4Q10. Although its shipments into the channel were fairly aggressive, a lack of competitive pricing and ongoing competition from Apple stifled consumer demand. Samsung is expected to follow with a 10.1-inch Galaxy Tab with Android 3.0 Honeycomb later this year, but the refresh will have a tough time maintaining share as more competitors enter the market," says the IDC report.

Things aren't looking much better for the $800 Xoom."The recently launched Motorola Xoom is a worthy competitor in function, although the relatively high price is expected to be a barrier to gaining significant share," according to IDC.

Rotman Epps says there's more to it than pricing, saying that competing tablets "can’t match the Apple Store as a channel."

She does, however, nominate Amazon as a potential foe of Apple.


Не понимаю я этих буржуев. Неужели они действительно предпочитают приборчик, который подключает их к магазину, где подавляющее большинство программ и информационных материалов - платные? Неужели они не мечтают о приборчике, который был бы просто замечательной читалкой для пэдээфов, дежавюшек, эртээфов, эфбэдвушек, епабов и проч., а также прекрасной смотрелкой авишек, эмпэчетверок и эмкавэшек, которые в изобилии разбросаны по просторам интернета? Неужели там так много сознательных, добропорядочных дойных коров плательщиков? Зачем им нужен какой-то особый платный channel? Не понимаю...
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