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Steve Jobs had it wrong: people do want smaller tablets after all. CNET points us to a note written by Citi analyst Glen Yeung making the case that the market for larger tablets such as Apple’s 9.7-inch iPad has peaked and that more compact tablets such as the 7.9-inch iPad mini and the 7-inch Google Nexus 7 will be the dominant form factors going forward. Yeung thinks that while Apple will still be a major player in the market for smaller tablets, the company’s profits will still take a hit since the cheaper iPad mini generates smaller gross margins than the traditional iPad. “Beyond simply the overall share loss, the data reveals a particular slowdown in 10-inch iPad sales in mature markets and a clear downward trend in tablet ASPs (average selling prices),” Yeung writes. “After analyzing the data, we have new concerns about the health of the 10-inch tablet market and, absent any material innovations (we do not count a Retina Mini or lighter/thinner iPad 5 among these), we remain concerned about Apple’s ability to maintain market share.”

Read the full story at Boy Genius Report.

It is everyone’s worst nightmare, you have your new tablet in this case it’s a new iPad, the guys over at Beyond Slow Motion thought it might be a great idea to test it out with a ground test!

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Well, we figured this would make a better fit for Beyond Slow Motion than GizmoSlip since it really didn’t have anything to do with testing the durability of the iPad. Enjoy the craziness that ensues!!!!

Source [Buzz Feed]

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