IDC (International Data Corporation) recently disclosed that Microsoft gained a 1.8% market-share in the Tablet world during the First Quarter of 2013. This percentage represents both the Surface RT and the Surface Pro but IDC notes that most sales come from the Pro.
1.8 percent market share places Microsoft in fifth position with the first four positions being taken by:
Besides, rumors say that Microsoft will soon release a newer, smaller Surface tablet. This “Surface 2″ might be announced as soon as June 26th, during the Microsoft Build Developer Conference.