The sales for tablets in 2012-13 stood at 1.9 million units as against 0.36 million units in 2011-12
The sales figure stood at 10.83 million (108.3 lakh)owing to the decline of HH segment at 11 percent over last year. The establishment segments fell by 2 percent.
Dot-matrix printer sales took a free fall as it posted a negative growth of 31 percent over last year. The sales figures cut short to 0.27 million (2.7 lakh) units in 2012-13 from 0.39 million (3.9 lakh) units in 2011-12.The UPS market sold at 2.53 million (25.3 lakh), at a decline of 1 percent. The decelerated growth in establishment segment was the main reason as it slipped at 16 percent over last year. The HH segment grew by 4 percent in the same period.
The Internet Entities:
The number of active Internet entities posted 17.6 million in March 2013, growth of 11 percent over March 2012.
Internet penetration in the 22 cities was 65 percent among businesses and 35 percent among households.
Dial up contributed around 38 percent of the total internet connections in establishments as broadband contribution stood at 22 percent. The other mode of connections such as Leased lines and Data card contribution stood at 20 percent and 17 percent respectively.