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Forecast: PCs, Worldwide, 2013-2020, 1Q16 Update

Published: 24 March 2016

ID: G00300441

Analyst(s): Bruno Lakehal , Annette Jump , Kanae Maita, Ranjit Atwal , Atsuro Sato, Tracy Tsai , Lillian Tay, Roberta Cozza , Annette Zimmermann , Mikako Kitagawa


The worldwide PC market (desk-based PCs, notebooks and premium ultramobiles) will decline again in 2016, with units falling 1.5% to 284.3 million from 288.6 million in 2015, but will stabilize in 2017 as the impact of price increases mitigates.

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