RBC analyst Mike Abramsky says in a note to clients — as reported by “Fortune” — that some folks possibly interested in purchasing a Amazon Kindle Fire tablet have delayed purchasing an iPad.

Using data from a ChangeWave (http://www.changewave.com) survey of 2,600 early adopter types, Abramsky says that 5% of those surveyed said they had pre-ordered or were very likely to buy Amazon’s) new Kindle Fire, exceeding the 4% who said they were very likely to buy the original iPad in 2010. And 26% of those 5% said they would delay or put on hold the purchase of a new Apple tablet.

Read more at http://tech.fortune.cnn.com/2011/11/09/survey-26-of-likely-fire-buyers-delaying-ipad-purchase/?section=magazines_fortune&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+rss%2Fmagazines_fortune+%28Fortune+Magazine%29 .