1/3 of US Adults will have a tablet by 2016

A new study has come out this week predicting that by the year 2016 1/3 of US adults will have a tablet. Thats about an additional 112.5 million tablets that will be sold in the next 4 years which is a big amount of product. While iPad has been the dominate tablet in the US market the study also shows that devices from Amazon and B&N will also be making a big impact due o the content they offer. HotHardware has more on this new study over here.

According to Forrester analyst Sarah Rotman Epps, the number of tablet owners in the U.S. will grow to new heights, reaching one-third (34.3%) of U.S. adults by 2016. This new report shows an increase from Forrester's previous estimates. Additionally, Forrester believes Europe isn't far behind the US in terms of tablet ownership. By 2016, Forrester expects 105.7 million users will own a tablet in Europe. This number represents 30.4 percent of consumers 16 and older in the European Union.