For DataWind, the year 2017 was good year. It has been able to sell 5 million tablets. In fact, for the first half of the year, it was market leader in sub Rs 5,000 category. Now, the Canadian firm has applied for mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) licence in India.
DataWind as per CMR study shows that it holds a 70 percent market share in the sub Rs. 5,000 tablet segment, which is the largest and fastest growing segment of the market constituting 50 percent of the overall market