Apple entrenched in the top five computer manufacturers in the world




Apple entrenched in five of the world’s largest computer manufacturers, displacing the pedestal ASUS and Toshiba. This information was provided in a report analytical agency IDC.


IDC analyst made initial verdict of the personal computer market in the IV quarter of 2014. Reported that the supply systems in relation to the annual decreased as a whole for the year and for the quarter (compared to the same periods in 2013). In the whole of 2014 to the fourth quarter it sold most PCs than in any other quarter of the year. Total for the period were sold 80 million. Computers. For the year quarterly deliveries decreased by 2.4%, but in fact turned out to be higher than expected, as the recession was projected at 4.8%.


Lenovo is committed to leading the global PC market. Especially its position strong in EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa), but it is also the United States does not give local brands. During the reporting quarter, Lenovo has sold 16 million. Systems, which is 4.9% more than in the same quarter a year earlier. For the full year Lenovo has delivered 59.2 million. Computers, corresponding to an annual growth of 10%. HP is in the fourth quarter made a leap and could outrun Lenovo, but stopped short: for the quarter this American brand sold 15.9 million. PC, thus demonstrating annual growth of supply by 15%.


Delivery systems from Dell for the quarter reached 10.8 million. Pieces. Annual growth in quarterly deliveries amounted to 8.5%. In the fourth place is the company Acer. Delivery systems of this company in the fourth quarter increased by 3%. First of all we have to thank for this Chromebooks and other low-cost PCs.


In fifth place was fixed Apple. Previously, “apple” brand did not get in the top five brands and content to high ratings only home US market. Things began to change last year. In the III quarter Apple shipped 4.9 million PCs – a little more than a year ago – while the figure was 4.5 million copies. Improvement allowed the company from Cupertino to take fifth place in the ranking IDC, shifting from that position ASUS. In the final quarter of 2014 quarterly your Mac rose 18.9% to 5.7 million. PC. For the full year Apple supplied to the world market 19.8 million. Computers, showing an annual growth rate of 15.7%.

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