This market insight on the global tablet devices market discusses the possible reasons for the steep decline in tablet shipments and also suggests what can be done to arrest this fall. It provides market definitions, unit shipment forecasts, segmentation by region, and market share analysis of the key competitors in the market. The competitive environment and key market trends have also been discussed. The regional forecast covers North America and Latin America (NALA), Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), and Asia-Pacific (APAC). Market drivers and restraints have been ranked in order of their impact. The base year for this study is 2015 while the forecast period is from 2016 through 2021.