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Worldwide PC market to grow only 0.9% in 2012

Friday 24 August 2012 | 09:14 CET | News
The worldwide PC market is now expected to grow 0.9 percent in this year, as mid-year shipments slow, according to a study by IDC. About 367 million PCs will ship into the market this year, up a fraction of a percent from 2011 and marking the second consecutive year of growth below 2 percent. Slowing growth in Asia/Pacific has reduced the impact of emerging market growth, while more mature regions like the United States have seen volume decline. Consumers have been hit by weak economic conditions, but are also waiting to see what Windows 8 and Ultrabook products will look like while

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