HP regains top spot in client PC market - study

Wednesday 2 May 2012 | 15:20 CET | News
HP retook the lead in the worldwide client PC market in Q1 2012, according to the latest figures published by analyst firm Canalys. Apple had ousted the long-time PC market leader in Q4 2011, thanks largely to record iPad shipments (in excess of 15 million units). In Q1, however, Apple shipped 11.8 million iPads, bringing its total client PC number for the quarter to 15.8 million. HP's shipments were higher by around 40,000 units, according to Canalys estimates, just enough to give it the lead. Lenovo took third place, with impressive year-on-year growth of 50 percent. Acer and Dell took the

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Categories: IT
Companies: Acer / Apple / Dell EMC / HP / Intel / Lenovo / Microsoft
Countries: World
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