Gartner forecasts flat global device market in 2017

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Worldwide combined shipments of PCs, tablets, ultramobiles and mobile phones are projected to remain flat in 2017, as modest growth in the smartphone market is offset by continued weakness in PCs and tablets, according to Gartner. Worldwide shipments for these devices are projected to total 2.324 billion in 2017, the same as 2016 estimates, and grow slightly to 2.357 billion in 2018 and 2.380 billion in 2019. The market researcher expects the PC market is only now reaching bottom, while smartphone shipments are only growing in emerging Asia/Pacific markets. Average selling prices are also

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