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Global PC sales fall sharply in Q1, Apple suffers biggest drop

Global PC sales fall sharply in Q1, Apple suffers biggest drop

Global PC sales fell sharply in the first quarter of 2023. Apple in particular saw a sharp decline in Mac sales. According to research firm IDC, PC sales fell 29 percent to a total of 56.9 million in the first quarter of 2023. In the first quarter of 2022, 80.2 million PCs still crossed the coun... Read more

date2 months ago
Study: Holistic approach can improve cyber readiness

Study: Holistic approach can improve cyber readiness

New research suggests that the adoption of a "virtuous cycle" model can close security gaps. This week Darktrace, the cybersecurity AI provider, announced the release of a new IDC InfoBrief that it has sponsored. The report is entitled "Building the Case for a Virtuous Cycle in Cybersecurity" an... Read more

date4 months ago
‘Worst-ever quarterly decline in global PC shipments’

‘Worst-ever quarterly decline in global PC shipments’

It's no secret that the holiday season wasn't kind to the personal computer market. According to analyst firms Gartner and International Data Corp (IDC), global PC shipments took a major hit, plummeting by a staggering 28 percent. Unfortunately, it doesn't seem like things will be looking up any... Read more

date5 months ago
PC and laptop sales plunge while Apple is up

PC and laptop sales plunge while Apple is up

Sales of PCs and laptops continue to decline worldwide, according to researchers from IDC in a report on the third quarter of 2022. Contrary to the trend, Apple recorded sales growth in the latest quarter. The global PC and laptop market has been struggling with declining sales for some time. I... Read more

date8 months ago
‘Desktop and laptop sales down, consumers tighten belts’

‘Desktop and laptop sales down, consumers tighten belts’

PC and laptops sales declined worldwide in the second quarter of 2022. Market researchers from IDC detailed the trend in a quarterly report. The Q2 2022 report shows that global PC and laptop sales declined by 15.3 percent compared to the same quarter in 2021. A total of 71.3 million PCs and la... Read more

date11 months ago
‘PC sales boom subsides’

‘PC sales boom subsides’

IDC market researchers conclude that the PC sales boom of the past two years is slowly waning. The pandemic caused worldwide desktop and laptop sales to increase considerably in the past two years. According to IDC, the sales boom is waning. The market researchers studied the latest quarter's w... Read more

date1 year ago
IDC reports indicate a decline in pc monitor sales

IDC reports indicate a decline in pc monitor sales

For the first time since the start of the COVID-19 global pandemic, the PC monitor market has shown a year-on-year decline. The findings were reported by IDC last week. The 7.2% year-on-year decline in the third quarter of 2021 amounted to about 34.8 million units made. The decline follows five ... Read more

date1 year ago
IDC says global PC market is slowing down

IDC says global PC market is slowing down

A gridlocked supply chain saw Q3 record a US slowdown in spending on PCs, as global PC shipments expand. Preliminary figures released by IDC show that sales into the channel rose by 3.9% to 86.652 million units, marking the sixth consecutive quarter of growth. However, it is also the first time ... Read more

date2 years ago
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