US PC shipments drop 16% in Q3 - Canalys

Wednesday 1 December 2021 | 15:33 CET | News
US shipments of desktops, notebooks, tablets and workstations fell by 16 percent year-on-year in the third quarter to 30.3 million units, according to data from Canalys. Notebook shipment growth slowed to reach 17.1 million units, a fall of 15 percent, on the back of a sharp decline in Chromebooks as the education market reached saturation. Tablet shipments slid 24 percent to 10.0 million units as consumer demand waned. Desktops were the best-performing category, with shipments up 6 percent to 3.2 million units amid a return to on-premises work, making them a more viable option for commercial

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