“The iPad is wreaking havoc on the personal computer market.” Bloomberg 5/11/11• iPad introduced April „10• Q1 „11 - HP‟s PC sales plunged 23 %• Projected 2011 tablet sales 70 million+• Projected 2014 sales - 246 million
The Tablets Are Coming! The Tablets Are Coming!• Google Android Samsung, Motorola, Archos, B&N, Sony….• Blackberry Playbook• HP Palm WebOS• Microsoft Windows 7
Don‟t Leave Home Without It• Dropbox - free (online storage)• Quickoffice Connect Mobile Suite - $15 (Create, open, edit, save MS Office Files)• Bluetooth Keyboard - $70• Couple more hours each day
Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?• $500 - $830 3 hard drives sizes Wifi Only 3G - AT&T or Verizon • Additional $150 • Tiered monthly fees AT&T $15 / $25 (250mb or 2GB) Verizon $20 / $35 / $50 / $80 (1-10GB)
I Dunno, What Do You Wanna Do?• Industry Specific Software = Laptop• Durability = Laptop• Either / Or = Laptop• Portability = iPad• Battery Life = iPad• User Interface = iPad• Future = Tablets…iPad?
Would You Like Fries With That? Fred Greene Greene Creative Services 415-472-7733 • San Rafael Fred@GreeneCreative.com