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Forecast: PC Installed Base, Worldwide, 2006-2015, March 2011 Update

Published: 24 March 2011

ID: G00211806

Analyst(s): George Shiffler III, Raphael Vasquez


The installed base of PCs reached 1.4 billion in 2010 and will increase to 2.3 billion by 2015. Despite competing mobile devices (e-readers, media tablets, smartphones), the installed base of mobile PCs in the home will grow by an average of 23.1% between 2010 and 2015.

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