China: 50% of internet-wired users to use tablets in 2015

Monday 26 January 2015 00:08 CET | News

50% of the Chinese internet users (328 million) are expected to connect online via tablets, recent findings indicate.

It means almost one-third of the world’s total tablet-based internet users, according to a report issued by the market research firm, eMarketer, reports.

Most Chinese internet users used tablets for entertainment, 23.3% used it for watching online videos and 18.7% used it for playing games. 25.7% respondents said they used tablets most for browsing web pages. There will be 400 million tablet users in 2017 and over 435 million in 2018.

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