WestJet Samsung Galaxy Tablet video and digital in-flight entertainment use will be tested on WestJet flights. WestJet passengers will be permitted to watch movies and TV shows on a Tablet PC on select flights. Passengers may bring their Samsung Galaxy Tablet to view movies, videos and other online entertainment. WestJet’s Samsung Galaxy Tablet entertainment test details are in a Financial Post article in the Tumbleweed Market Research and Analytics Wiki.
Tablet online video watching trends indicate Tablet PC video watching in Canada will increase as RIM PlayBook and other Tablets become more popular. Tablet online video watching estimates for Canadian cities estimate the number of Tablet PC owners in certain regions who may watch videos on a Tablet. Tablet PC computer ownership in Canada market share estimates indicate that the number of Anglophone and Francophone Tablet owners in Canada will approach 2,105,030 by 2031. More and more Canadian travelers can be expected to own a Samsung Galaxy or other Tablet PC.
The WestJet Samsung Galaxy Tablet PC entertainment test requires that tourism marketing professionals target travelers – and movers – with videos and digital content. Winery, golf course, hotel, and other destination marketers will need digital magazines for iPads, PlayBooks and Galaxy Tablets. Flight bookings, tour reservations, hotel confirmations, and other travelers’ needs may increasingly be met with image, video and article Tablet App digital magazine content. About 250,000 Tablet-owning (eg. iPad, PlayBook) Canadians will move from one province to another between 2012 and 2016.