Devices Used To Connect To In-Flight Internet, December 2012 [CHART]

Chart - Devices Used To Connect To In-Flight Internet

Though smart phones are currently the dominant device in use on the plane, fliers are increasingly turning to their tablets. According to TripAdvisor’s annual air travel study, 37% of respondents considered their tablet an “essential” in-flight accessory—a 5% increase from the 2012 survey.

Indeed, Gogo, the most prevalent in-flight internet provider, released figures in December 2012 that showed tablets were already connected to the internet on planes slightly more than both laptops and smart phones. Read the rest at eMarketer.