Smartphones and tablets to eclipse PC sales in 18 months?
IDC analysts have estimated that smartphone and tablet sales will soon surpass worldwide PC sales with help of the Apple iPhone and iPad.
More specific estimates are focused on skyrocketing tablet sales going into 2011 and 2012 from growing interest in products like the iPad, which currently holds a dominant position in the market.
With rumors of the iPad 2 shipping as soon as February swirling more and more interest, it seems Apple's foothold will remain firmly placed among a storm of new competitors.
Do you think smartphone and tablet sales could actually overtake that of the PC so soon? Sound off in the comments below!
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Andrew Wray is a Salt Lake City, Utah based writer who focuses on news, how-tos, and jailbreak. Andrew also enjoys running, spending time with his daughter, and jamming out on his guitar. He works in a management position for Unisys Technical Services, a subsidiary of Unisys Corporation.