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Forecast: PC Installed Base, Worldwide, 2005-2014, April 2010 Update

Published: 05 May 2010

ID: G00200413

Analyst(s): George Shiffler III


The global installed base of PCs approached 1.25 billion in 2009. We estimate it will near 1.4 billion in 2010 and eventually increase to 2.24 billion by 2014, thanks to significantly increased mobile PC penetration among both home consumers and professional employees.

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