W. European detachable sales up 192% to 1.6 mln in Q2

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Western European shipments of ultraslim notebooks and detachables were up by annual rates of 8.6 percent and 192.3 percent respectively in the second quarter, helping to offset the contraction in PC and tablet sales, according to a report from IDC. Although overall PC and tablet shipments fell 3.4 percent year on year to 17.2 million units, around one in every five PCs shipped in Western Europe during the quarter was an ultraslim notebook, while one in four tablets shipped was a detachable in both the consumer and commercial segments.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / IDC / Microsoft
Countries: Europe
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