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Worldwide PC shipments fall 6.9% to 82.6 mln units in Q4

Friday 10 January 2014 | 09:09 CET | News
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Worldwide PC shipments reached 82.6 million units in the fourth quarter, down 6.9 percent from the year before and the seventh consecutive quarter of lower shipments, according to preliminary results by Gartner. Gartner said markets such as the US have bottomed out as the adjustment to the installed base slows. Still, strong growth in tablets continued to negatively impact PC growth in emerging markets. In these markets, Gartner said that the first connected device for consumers is most likely a smartphone, and the first computing device a tablet. For the year, PC shipments fell 10 percent

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