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Shipments of personal computing devices to decrease 4% in 2018

Friday 1 June 2018 | 14:43 CET | News
Global shipments of personal computing devices (PCDs), composed of traditional PCs (desktop, notebook, and workstation) and tablets (slate and detachable), are expected to decline 3.5 percent year over year in 2018, which is an even steeper decline from the 2.7 percent in 2017, according to data from IDC. Looking forward, the category is expected to drop at a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 1.8 percent to 386.2 million from 408.3 million in 2018. Convertible and ultraslim notebooks, as well as detachable tablets continue to be bright spots in a challenging market. All three

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