SAN FRANCISCO — Today, Google announced that Android tablets now account for 62 percent of tablet shipments.
Google’s Sundar Pichai told the crowd at this year’s Google I/O conference that this number is up from 39 percent of tablet shipments two years ago, and up from 46 percent last year.
The technology giant is holding its annual Google I/O conference in downtown San Francisco, and during the keynote, Pichai was not shy about flaunting the company’s growing market share.
Other interesting numbers:
- 42 percent of YouTube viewing is now on Android, up from 28 percent in 2013.
- 235 percent year-to-year increase in app installs for 2014.