Speaking at CES Unveiled, CEA’s Shawn DuBravac said that 14% of consumers want a tablet this Christmas, compared to 11% for notebook and 6% for TVs.
In order to further accentuate the growth of tablets, CEA’s Steve Koenig revealed that tablet sales are to rise by 207% year-on-year in 2011.
The trend was a little different when shopping for others, with 25% of consumers planning to buy notebooks, MP3 players, headphones or memory cards as presents. Between 20% and 24% plan to buy tablets, TVs or gaming accessories as gifts, and this percentage dropped under 20% for eReaders .
As a whole, the CEA said that 76% of American consumers plan to buy [...]