Worldwide client PC shipments up 12% in Q2 - study

Wednesday 1 August 2012 | 10:45 CET | News
Global client PC shipments rose by 12 percent year-on-year in Q2 2012, according to research by Canalys. Growth in pad sales more than compensated for weak ultrabook sales, with the new iPad having the biggest single impact on growth rates in the quarter. However, Asus and Samsung made progress with their Transformer and Galaxy Tab product lines. Total pad shipments increased 75 percent to 24 million units, representing 22 percent of all PCs. Apple retook the overall lead with an estimated 19 percent share of global PC shipments, helped by strong iPad sales. Samsung was the leading Android

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