Register Guidelines E-Books Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Go Back   MobileRead Forums > E-Book Readers > Amazon Kindle

Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 10-05-2012, 08:18 AM   #1
jbcohen
Wizard
jbcohen ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jbcohen ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jbcohen ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jbcohen ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jbcohen ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jbcohen ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jbcohen ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jbcohen ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jbcohen ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jbcohen ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jbcohen ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
jbcohen's Avatar
 
Posts: 2,841
Karma: 3729362
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Xantoverse
Device: Kindle 5 Paperwhite and a Simple touch Nook
Info request

I have seen many articles about the market share of the Kindle Fire however I have been wondering what is the market share of the Amazon Kindle? Has anyone seen any articles showing this numbers?
jbcohen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-2012, 11:14 AM   #2
jswinden
Astrophotographer
jswinden ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jswinden ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jswinden ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jswinden ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jswinden ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jswinden ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jswinden ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jswinden ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jswinden ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jswinden ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jswinden ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
jswinden's Avatar
 
Posts: 5,501
Karma: 6981326
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: USA
Device: iPad Mini 2, iPhone 5, Nexus 7.2
Not on the actual Kindle itself, but on mobi/KF8 sells I saw an article several months ago which based its estimate on publishing house sales figures. As we know Amazon doesn't talk about numbers, but several of the large publishers do. The article examined the publishers' figures and determined that in the USA mobi/KF8 makes up 67% of the sales for all eBooks. That means Amazon which is the sole seller of mobi/KF8 commands 2/3 of the market leaving 1/3 to all the other bookstores to share. I think you can interpolate from the eBook sales how much of the market Kindle commands.
jswinden is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Thanks for all the info here dazzyk enTourage eDGe 1 05-23-2012 06:28 PM
Request for Nook screensaver info, please jackie_w Plugins 5 09-18-2011 08:58 AM
INFO PLEASE MLOU Introduce Yourself 3 09-09-2011 06:34 PM
Feature Request For Exporting DB Info RoninTech Calibre 12 10-13-2008 07:20 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:29 PM.


MobileRead.com is a privately owned, operated and funded community.