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iPad sales to Double, user base to hit 12.6%

According to market research organisation emarketeer, iPad sales are set to continue their remarkable growth.

Apple have already sold 8.5 million iPads, the multi-function device that is rewriting the rules. The iPad's ability to be an excellent multimedia device, work companion and let's not forget a great ebook reader is winning it more followers at an eye popping rate.

Emarketeer predict US growth of sales in the region of 127% in 2011, and 55% in 2012 accounting for 81% and 74% of total tablet device sales respectively.

It is clear that the tablet market is now established as the benefits of these highly portable, flexible devices becomes apparent to the mass market.

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