Recently, a former engineer Xbox call PC a forgotten platform. However, according to IDC, this market continues to grow. The resource estimate sales of desktops and notebooks in Europe, middle East and Africa for the second quarter of 2017 and said about 15.9 million sold computers. The list of leaders on the issue of PC was headed by HP, Lenovo, Dell, Asus and Acer, Apple.
The increase in the share of notebooks was 3.1% for all regions: 5,2% — in Central and Eastern Europe, and 11.1 percent in the middle East and 0.4% in Western Europe. On the top 3 producers account for 59.3% of the market, and in the second quarter of 2016, the figure was 56.7%.
HP is the leader with a share of 26.5%, showing annual growth of 3.2%. The manufacturer has strengthened its position in the custom and commercial segments due to increased productivity.
In second place was Lenovo with a share of 20.6% and a growth of 4.8% for the year. Position Lenovo’s ranking rose thanks to sales of laptops for the corporate sector.
Dell achieved a market share of 12.2% in the same quarter of last year the vendor was 0.5% less. The company has demonstrated an annual growth of 3.9%, successfully selling laptops for commercial use.
The list is completed by ASUS with a market share of 10% and an annual decline of 14.6%, and the fifth position is Acer: sale before the school year provided the manufacturer the annual growth rate of 2.9% and 9.2% market share.