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Forecast: Desk-Based PCs, Notebooks, Ultramobiles and Tablets, Worldwide, 2011-2017, 3Q13 Update

Published: 13 September 2013

ID: G00249396

Analyst(s): Carolina Milanesi, Ranjit Atwal


The computing device market is expected to reach 506 million units in 2013, reflecting 7.4% growth, and then 584 million units with 15.5% growth in 2014. Tablet shipments are expected to exceed traditional notebook PC shipments as early as 2014.

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