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Market Share: Final PCs, Ultramobiles and Mobile Phones, All Countries, 1Q16

Published: 13 May 2016

ID: G00300311

Analyst(s): Annette Jump , Bruno Lakehal , Mikako Kitagawa , Atsuro Sato, Vishal Tripathi, Meike Escherich , Ranjit Atwal , Lillian Tay, Tuong Nguyen , Kanae Maita, Anshul Gupta , Tracy Tsai , Roberta Cozza , David Glenn, Annette Zimmermann , Eileen He, Isabelle Durand, CK Lu


The worldwide device market declined by 5.5% year over year as all device groups saw demand slow in 1Q16. Of the three, sales of PCs and ultramobiles declined the most, leading to even higher inventory built up in the channel. Overall, mobile phone sales declined, although smartphones still grew.

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