As we are approaching towards end of 2012 and a beginning to the world of new gadgets and new technology in 2013, let us recall some of the top 10 consumer electronic gadgets that has the highest amount of traffic over a sustained period in 2012 as compared with 2011.
Here is the list of top 10 consumer electronic gadgets with the highest amount of traffic in 2012.
1.iPad3 – The third generation iPad or iPad3 a tablet computer, developed and marketed by Apple have topped the chart with the highest amount of traffic in 2012.The tablet which was released on march 16, 2012 gained mostly positive reviews, earning praise for its Retina display, processor and 4G capabilities.This new tablet became the most spectacular display seen till date and was crowned as the “the best tablet on the planet.
2.Samsung Galaxy S3 – Following the chart is the Samsung Galaxy S3 that became popular with it’s multi-touch, slate-format smartphone running the Android operating system that was designed, developed, and marketed by Samsung Electronics. The phone’s blend of features, such as its S Voice application, display, processing speed, and dimensions as had an edge over its competition was title with the world’s best-selling smartphone model in Q3 2012.
3.iPad Mini – Once again apple had topped the 3rd position with the small and stylish iPad mini tablet that was designed, developed, and marketed by Apple Inc. It was announced on October 23, 2012, as the fifth major product in the iPad line and the first to feature a reduced screen size of 7.9 inches, in contrast to the standard 9.7 inches. iPad Mini have been praised for it’s device’s size, design, and availability of applications.
4.Nexus 7 – The tablet computer that was designed and developed by Google was the first tablet in the Google Nexus series.It was relased on 13 , July 2012 and received positive reviews from technology critics, particularly for its competitive pricing, premium-quality build, and powerful hardware.With it’s pure android experience and feature won “Tablet of the Year”. It also rank as the the fourth-most influential tech product of the year.
5.Samsung Galaxy Note II – Once again Samsung products has topped the chart with its Samsung Galaxy Note II Android smartphone.With integral self-storing stylus ,4.1 Jelly Bean Android operating system , and with its large display it was stated “the best phone screen Samsung has ever produced”. Released on 26 september 2012 it sold more than 3 million units within the first 37 days.
6.Playstation – It is a series of video game that was consoles created and developed by Sony Computer Entertainment.In 2012 when Sony revealed a new “Super Slim” PlayStation 3 with the new console, with a completely redesigned case it became very popular on social media sites.PlayStation brand became the most followed brand on social networking site and with over 22 million fans and followers in total which is more than any other brand in the entertainment industry.
7.iPad4 – The fourth generation iPad referred to as iPad4 tablet computer that was designed, developed, and marketed by Apple Inc received primarily positive reviews and was praised for its hardware improvements as well as the retina display, which was also featured in the device’s predecessor. On November 2,2012 it was released and during the first weekend of sales three million fourth generation iPads were sold.
8.Microsoft Surface -It is a series of tablets that is designed and marketed by Microsoft.The Surface which comes in two versions: one with Windows RT and another with Windows 8 ProIt but the Surface RT for Windows 8 which was released on October 26, 2012, received the mostly positive reviews for its hardware.
9.Kindle Fire – It is a mini tablet computer version of Amazon.com’s Kindle e-book reader that has a 7-inch color multi-touch display with IPS technology and runs a forked version of Google’s Android operating system.The Kindle Fire HD the second generation of Amazon’s Kindle Fire line of color touchscreen tablet computers which was announced on September 6, 2012 a became the second best-selling tablet after Apple’s iPad, with about 7 million units sold worldwide.
10.Nokia Lumia 920 – This smartphone that was developed and marketed by Nokia that runs the Windows Phone 8 operating system was first released on November 2, 2012. With its 1.5 GHz dual-core CPU ,a 114 mm IPS TFT LCD display and with high-sensitivity capacitive touchscreen it was praised for its attractive design, screen,Nokia-exclusive apps, and an enjoyable OS.The apparent success of the Lumia 920 has helped Nokia’s stock to reach a 7 month-high of $3.40 as of november 22.