Telsyte expects Australians to buy 1.2 million tablets in 2011 combined – a hell of a lot for a population of 23 million. The analysts also expect Apple to retain the lion’s share of the market at 71%, with everybody else fighting for the remaining 29%.
The study also claims that telcos could do better by giving users a shared cap plan between smartphone and tablet, allowing customers to use data across multiple devices on a single account. That would be awesome, don’t you think?
But either way, it seems that the tablet market is only just beginning to take off…