A global survey reveals that one in six Hong Kong people own a tablet computer – that’s six times the world average, according to a market research conducted by TNS. The survey involved 34,000 people across 43 countries over the past year. Even if there were only 501 Hong Kong people involved in the research, the results seems to reveal the huge appetite of Hongkongers when it comes to mobile gadgets.
Results indicate that locals are more keen on owning the latest gadgets than counterparts from other developed nations. 17 per cent of respondents in Hong Kong say they own a tablet, whereas global average stood only at 3 per cent. Such a finding isn’t surprising in a city obsessed with efficiency and where multitasking is a norm.
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