Analysis of Apple’s Tablet Business Model Image

Analysis of Apple’s Tablet Business Model

Purchase

Apple, a leading innovator in personal computing and the mobile world, has demonstrated great success with its iPad business model. However, as the market shifts and Apple’s market share declines the pressure to innovate and create a new market is at an all-time high. Can Apple dominate the tablet market once again with its current business model or is it time to create a new strategy that will out-pace its fierce competitors? This report will analyze in detail the current state of the tablet market with emphasis on the Apple iPad and its business model.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

  • 1. THE TABLET MARKET AT A GLANCE
    • 1.1. Apple's iPad: The New Frontier of Mobile Computing
    • 1.2. The Adoption and Growth of the Media Tablet
    • 1.3. The Changing Tablet Market Ecosystem
  • 2. APPLE'S BUSINESS MODEL: SWOT
    • 2.1. Apple's iPad Business Model Stays True to Its Vision
    • 2.2. Business Model: Strengths
    • 2.3. Business Model: Weaknesses
    • 2.4. Business Model: Opportunities
    • 2.5. Business Model: Threats
    • 2.6. Apple's Business Model: Disruptive Innovation
  • 3. WHERE WILL THE MARKET GO?
    • 3.1. Market Maturation Will Focus on Personalizing Tablets and Current Trends
    • 3.2. Display Size Trending among Manufacturers
    • 3.3. Building Relationships with Purchasing Entities
    • 3.4. ASP and Price Sensitivity
    • 3.5. Open versus Closed OS
    • 3.6. Connectivity Attachment
    • 3.7. The Future of the Tablet Market
    • 3.8. Forecasts: What Is Next for the Market?
    • 3.9. What is Next for Apple?

Charts

  1. iPad versus Rest of Market Unit Volume, World Market, Actuals: 1Q 2011 to 4Q 2013
  2. iPad versus Rest of Market Revenue, World Market, Actuals: 1Q 2011 to 4Q 2013
  3. Tablet Market Unit Volume by OS, World Market, Forecast: 2011 to 2019
  4. iPad Unit Volume by Economy, World Market, Forecast: 2011 to 2019
  5. Tablet Unit Volume by Economy, World Market, Forecast: 2011 to 2019
  6. Apple Revenue by Quarter, World Market, Actuals: 1Q 2007 to 4Q 2013
  7. Apple's Revenue Growth, World Market, Actuals 1Q 2007 to 4Q 2013
  8. iPad Market Share Unit Volume Performance by Model, World Market, Actuals: 2013
  9. Tablet Unit Volumes by Purchasing Entity, World Market, Actuals: 2010 to 2013
  10. Tablet Unit Volume by Purchasing Entity, World Market, Forecast: 2019
  11. Tablet ASP, World Market, Actuals: 1Q 2011 to 4Q 2013
  12. Media Tablet End-User ASP Bands, World Market, Forecast: 2009 to 2018
  13. All Vendors YoY Unit Volume Growth, World Market, Forecast: 2012 to 2019
  14. Tablet Market Performance by Display Size, All Vendors, World Market, Forecast: 2009 to 2019
  15. Media Tablet Unit Volume Growth by Economy, World Market, Actuals: 2012 to 2013
  16. Media Tablet Connectivity Attachment Rate, World Market, Forecast: 2011 to 2019
  17. Media Tablet: Standalone, Combo ICs, and Platform Solutions Shipments, World Market, Forecast: 2011 to 2019
  18. Media Tablets Combo-Chip Attachment Rate, World Market, Forecast: 2011 to 2019

Figures

  1. Country Breakdown by Economy