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Apple tablet share down in Q3 as Android tablets gain, IDC says

As the worldwide tablet market grew 49.5% year over year in Q312 , Android tablet shipments from companies like Samsung (SSNLF) and Amazon (AMZN), increased in Q3, at the expense of Apple (AAPL), whose share of the tablet market decreased to about 50.4% in Q3 from about 65.5% in Q2, says IDC.