The rest of the names on the list include the Google Nexus slabs, the next tablet buy for 6.3% of those surveyed, tablets made by Acer (5.1%), and the Microsoft Surface tablets (3.4%).
Yankee Group VP of Research Carl Howe noted that even though Nokia has just announced its Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet, and Microsoft made some major spec changes to the Microsoft Surface 2, Apple's unveiling on Tuesday of its new iPads will keep it in the lead. Consider that the new Apple iPad Air and the Apple iPad mini with Retina display will launch in 42 countries including China, versus the 34 countries that the Apple iPad 4 and Apple iPad mini launched in last year.
Nearly one-third of those surveyed in the states are planning to buy an Apple iPad as their next tablet
source: YankeeGroup via Forbes