Top Tablet Brands, Popular Tablets in India & Market Share

Although tablets don’t hold market space as much as phones do, yet we have ample array of range for choosing a tablet. With all features of a phone as well as laptop, tablet is an intermediate gadget good enough to be called as half phone-half laptop. Along the way, tablets are getting slimmer, lighter and superlative in performance and this is the reason that market shares of tablets had been grown gradually.


Considering the Indian Tablet Market Share of 1st quarter 2016, there has been a growth by 1.3 percent. The stats are as follows:

Datawind , not very well-known earlier, has made tremendous growth. With low cost tablets mainly for education purpose, Datawind is ruling the Indian Tablet Market by 27.6% of the total shares. The premiership of Datawind is been followed by Samsung with 15.2% of total Indian shares. Lenovo, expert in laptops, hold tablets market share equal to 13.6% whereas Indian brand Micromax holds 11.3% of total shares with its Funbooks and Canvas Tabs.  iBall, again a trusted Indian brands, takes 5th position with 8.7% of total Indian Shares for tablets. Remaining 23.6 % shares are been shared by many other well known brands.

Datawind Tablets:


A Canada based Company have Indian minds behind it. Datawind came into limelight after it proclaimed to give Indian students, cheapest tablet ever, named “Akash Tablet”. All DataWind gives unlimited web access for a year, without any charges, along with this, all tablets are also provided with affordable plans for data as Datawind has developed a patented technology that saves up to 97% of data required for net surfing. Here are top 3 Datawind Tablets that can personify your lifestyle:

Datawind UbiSlate 10Ci: With a 10.1 inches wide LCD touch screen and 118 PPI, Ubislate 10Ci has screen resolution of 600 x 1024 pixels. Some Specs are:


Datawind Ubislate 7CZ: Datawind Ubislate 7CZ flaunts its 7 inches screen with 480X800 pixels resolution and 16M of colour depth.


Datawind Ubislate i3G7: This fabulous tablet comes with 7 inches TFT screen with 170ppi and 600 x 1024 pixels resolution.


Samsung Tablets:


Samsung is well recognized for its galaxy Tab series, when it comes to tablets. With wide range of galaxy tab, Samsung is sky-scraping tablet industry due to consistent new technology improvement and innovations. Samsung Galaxy Tabs has got sleek looks and remarkable specs and thus, Samsung is 1st popular and 2nd widely used tablet in India. Here are top 3 Samsung Tablets that can incarnate your life:

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7: The Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 LTE comes with a large 9.7-inch Super AMOLED with brilliant screen resolution of 1,536 x 2,048 pixels and amazing pixel density 264 ppi.


Samsung Galaxy Tab E: This tab flaunts 9.6-inch capacitive multi-touch HD screen with resolution of 800 x 1280 pixels.


Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 V: With 7-inch TFT display, Galaxy Tab 3 V is built with screen resolution of 600 x 1,024 pixels. The Tab is slim, sleek and lightweight with a dimension of 193.4 x 116.4 x 9.7mm.


Lenovo Tablets:


Expertise PC maker, Beijing based company; Lenovo entered Tablet market in 2011 with Android and Windows OS Tablet series. In 2013, Lenovo became world’s top PC maker company. Lenovo has been manufacturing Laptops, Desktops, Smartphones and Tablets and each of its devices are proven to be phenomenal. Lenovo give wide range of Yoga, S series, A series to buy from. Lenovo Tablets has both great features and glamorous design. Top 3 Lenovo Tab that you should own are:

Lenovo Miix 3-830: Miix2 has a beautiful 7.8 inch IPS LCD display with pixel density of 164ppi and resolution of 768 x 1,024 pixels. It is a sleek Tab with thickness of 9.2mm and 374.5g weight.


Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 10 LTE: This tab is one of the great players of Yoga series. It comes with 10.1 inches big IPS LCD display and resolution of 800 x 1,280 pixels.


Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro: This device revels a 10.1-inch IPS LCD display along with a resolution of 1,600 x 2,560 pixels.


Micromax Tablets:


Gurgoan based Indian brand Micromax was initially IT Company setup for embedded devices domain operations. Later it was developed as a phone manufactures and within couple of years, Micromax became a well know mobile brand. In year 2010, Micromax entered the Tablet industry with ‘Funbook Series’ and then it never looked back. Today, Micromax Canvas Tablets are widely sold across India and worldwide. With great features and affordable cost, Micromax Canvas tablets have managed to win attentions from many global buyers.

Micromax Canvas Tab P680: With a 10.1 inches wide LCD touch screen and 118 PPI, Ubislate 10Ci has screen resolution of 600 x 1024 pixels. Priced at Rs.9500.


Micromax Canvas Tab P701: This tab comes with 7 inches screen along with 600 x 1,024 pixels resolution and wide viewing angle.


Micromax Canvas Tab P666: Canvas Tab P666 has a stunning 8 inch IPS LCD multi-touch display with pixel density of 189ppi and resolution of 800 x 1,280 pixels.


iBall Tablets :


iBall, Back in 2001 when it was founded, just started off with one product – PC Mouse. Now it owns over 25 different product categories with an amazing tagline-“To touch each individual through our presence in every home and office”. iBall has been recognized as one of the fastest growing brands for most of its products. This Indian based company ventured into mobile market in 2010 and saw great success giving it confidence to enter tablet market in 2011 with ‘iBall Slide Series’. By 2015 iBall Slice tablet series achieved 1st position in Indian Tablet PCs market, officially approved by IDC.

IBall Slide Brace X1: This tab comes with 10.1 inches superbly large screen 720 x 1,280 pixels along with 149ppi and amazingly wide viewing angles .


IBall Slide Snap 4G2: With 7-inch LCD HD multi touch display, Slide Snap 4G2is built with screen resolution of 1,024 x 600 pixels and 170ppi.


IBall Slide Gorgeo 4GL: This magnificent tablet comes with 7 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with 170ppi and 600 x 1,024 pixels resolution.


Tablet market is growing tremendously and these 5 brands add value to majority of tablet industry.


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