Gartner Research

Forecast: PCs, Worldwide, 2017-2023, 2Q19 Update

Published: 25 June 2019

ID: G00386828

Analyst(s): Annette Zimmermann , CK Lu , Ranjit Atwal , Tracy Tsai , Mikako Kitagawa , Annette Jump , Bruno Lakehal , Roberta Cozza


The worldwide PC market (desk-based PCs, notebooks and premium ultramobiles) will decline in 2019, with units falling by 1.1% to 256.9 million from 259.7 million in 2018. However, this is an indication of the ongoing stabilization of the PC market, driven by an upgrade to Windows 10.

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