- Inc. Technology - http://technology.inc.com -
Amazon’s Tablet May Premiere Early 2012
Posted By Matt DeLuca On September 1, 2011 @ 9:22 am In E-Commerce,Hardware,Tablets and eReaders | 3 Comments
Amazon’s 10-inch tablet won’t be in stores until after the holidays, according to Digitimes . The Taiwanese site cites “sources from upstream component suppliers.” The report says that the company plans to have a version of its tablet with a seven-inch screen out by October, priced at around $300.
Production of the 10-inch model will begin in the first quarter of 2012, DigiTimes reports.
For the moment, the iPad retains its hold on the tablet market. HP’s TouchPad flopped, until they adopted a liquidation plan  one step removed from handing devices out on street corners. The Amazon tablet is expected to price in somewhere below  the iPad, and HP’s misfire seems to indicate that there is a market for tablets with the capabilities of an iPad at a lower price.
Read more at The Street .
Article printed from Inc. Technology: http://technology.inc.com
URL to article: http://technology.inc.com/2011/09/01/amazons-tablet-may-premiere-early-2012/
URLs in this post:
 according to : http://www.digitimes.com/news/a20110831PD211.html
 liquidation plan: http://www.pcworld.com/article/238542/99_hp_touchpad_selling_out_during_fire_sale.html
 below: http://www.pcworld.com/article/238906/amazons_tablet_to_be_hundreds_less_than_ipad.html
 The Street: http://www.thestreet.com/story/11235546/1/amazons-big-tablet-to-miss-the-holidays.html
Copyright © 2011 Inc Technology. All rights reserved.