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Market Share Alert: Preliminary PC Market Results, Worldwide, 1Q14

Published: 09 April 2014

ID: G00263435

Analyst(s): Mikako Kitagawa , Tracy Tsai , David Glenn, Isabelle Durand, Lillian Tay, Kanae Maita


PC shipments declined 1.7% in 1Q14 year over year, indicating further stabilization. The end of XP support had a positive impact on PC purchases, making the decline this quarter the lowest in recent years. However, the market is still weak, as structural changes continue to impact market growth.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know

Findings: Top-Line Results

  • Top-Line Analysis
  • Regional/Country Analysis
    • Asia/Pacific
    • EMEA
    • United States
  • Vendor Analysis
    • Lenovo
    • HP
    • Dell
    • Acer
    • Asus

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