Saturday February 18, 2012

Kindle Fire Rockets to #2 Position in the Tablet Wars

The sales figures are in for the 4th quarter of 2011 and show that the Kindle Fire outsold all rivals except for the iPad during that period. For the year, Samsung hung onto 2nd place in sales since the Kindle Fire was only introduced in November.

"Most other Android tablet makers must earn a profit based on hardware sales alone. In contrast, Amazon plans to use the Kindle Fire to drive sales of physical goods that comprise the majority of the company’s business.