Gartner Research

Market Focus: Worldwide Secondary PC Market Sizing Methodology, 2005

Published: 25 July 2005

ID: G00129845

Analyst(s): Charles Smulders, Meike Escherich


Calculating the size of the secondary PC market is extremely complex. Industry participant roles and the flow of PCs from the primary market are two key factors. Good definitions are needed to describe what is considered a secondary PC and who the market participants are.

Table Of Contents
  • Methodology
    • Fundamental Issues in Understanding the Market
    • Definitions
    • Methodology and Assumptions
  • Gartner Dataquest Perspective

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