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Smartphones, tablets hurting printer market in India - Tech News Today: Slow consumer spending and proliferation...

Smartphones, tablets hurting printer market in India - Tech News Today: Slow consumer spending and proliferation...

NEW DELHI: Slow consumer spending and proliferation of smartphones and tablets led to 5.9 per cent decline in the Indian printer copier and multifunctional product (MFP) market to 6.41 lakh units in the fourth quarter last year, research firm Gartner said today. In contrast, 6.81 lakh units had been shipped in the October-December quarter of 2010. “Q4 of 2011 did not meet expectations when compared to the previous quarter. Inkjet and page products registered mixed sales as organisations controlled purchasing of print devices and looked for services rather than products,” Gartner Research analyst Amrita Choudhury said. The growing proliferation of electronic media, such as smartphones and tablets, as a means of communication also contributed to the dismal outcome, the research firm said. HP remained the leader with 53 per cent market share in the Q4 2011, though it lost sha...

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