- Worldwide there in the past quarter again sold fewer personal computers ( PCs) . The recent launch of Windows 10 by Microsoft could not prevent a further decline , as shown by figures from market researcher Gartner.
Demand for PCs increased in the third quarter by 7.7 percent compared to a year earlier, to 73.7 million units. The effect of Windows 10 branded Gartner, minimal. However, analysts expect the market including through the introduction of new devices, something of recovery will let zien. The PC sales has been running times back.
Consumers and businesses rely increasingly on tablets or smartphones. Het Chinese Lenovo remained the market leader with a global share of over 20 percent, followed by the US Hewlett & Packard (HP) with a market share of 18.5 percent. Dell was third with just under 14 percent of the market.