0
Wireless

IDC raises PC market forecast to 0.5% growth in 2019

Wednesday 27 November 2019 | 10:42 CET | News
IDC has raised its outlook for the computer market this year, following strong growth in the third quarter. The market researcher expects shipments of personal computing devices will reach 407.7 million in the full year, up 0.5 percent from 2018. However, long-term forecasts remain negative, as the market is forecast to fall to 366.7 million units in 2023, after a CAGR of -2.6 percent from 2019–2023.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: IT / Mobile & Wireless
Countries: World
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Global shipments of traditional PCs grow 4.8% in Q4 2019 - IDC

Published 14 Jan 2020 12:29 CET | World
The global market for traditional PCs, including desktops, notebooks and workstations, grew by 4.8 percent year-on-year in Q4 ...

EMEA PC shipments to grow 0.6% in 2019 thanks to business demand

Published 28 Nov 2019 11:14 CET | Europe
PC shipments in the EMEA region are expected to grow 0.6 percent this year to 72.1 million units, according to IDC. Demand from ...

Intel, MediaTek partner on 5G modems for next-gen PCs

Published 26 Nov 2019 09:58 CET | World
Under the deal, MediaTek will provide 5G modems it is currently working on while Intel will give platform support and system ...

Intel warns of tight supplies as PC chip demand exceeds production

Published 21 Nov 2019 12:44 CET | World
Intel has apoligised to customers for delayed deliveries of its chips due to short supplies. The company said it was working to ...

Lenovo quarterly revenue growth slows to 1%, net profit still up 20%

Published 07 Nov 2019 09:19 CET | World
Lenovo saw its revenue growth slow to 1 percent in the fiscal second quarter to September, to USD 13.52 billion, as the uncertain ...

Intel ups share buyback and lifts FY guidance after record revenues in Q3

Published 25 Oct 2019 10:57 CET | World
Intel has increased its share buyback programme by USD 20 billion and again lifted full year guidance, after reporting a ...

PC shipments lift by a modest 1.1% in Q3 - study

Published 11 Oct 2019 11:54 CET | World
Worldwide PC shipments showed a modest increase in the third quarter, up 1.1 percent from the year before to 68 million units, ...

PC shipments rise for second consecutive quarter in Q3 - study

Published 11 Oct 2019 11:27 CET | World
PC shipments continued their upward trend in the third quarter, growing for the second consecutive quarter, according to the ...