Gartner Research

Apple Should License the Mac to Dell

Published: 17 October 2006

ID: G00144227

Analyst(s): Mark Stahlman , Charles Smulders

Summary

Gartner Invest believes that it is time for Apple to license the Macintosh, and that Dell would be the best partner. Apple would benefit from expanded distribution, Dell would benefit from the differentiated products, and Intel would benefit from wider sales of a non-AMD platform.

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