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EMEA Q1 PC sales 'stabilise' thanks to XP

EMEA Q1 PC sales 'stabilise' thanks to XP

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PC shipments in EMEA reached 21.8 million units in Q1 2014 - a decline of 1.1 per cent year-on-year - according to IDC.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Apr 22nd 2014 at 10:00AM
Tablets to outsell PCs by 2015

Tablets to outsell PCs by 2015

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According to the latest forecasts from IDC, tablets are set to outsell PCs worldwide by 2015.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Mar 7th 2014 at 11:15AM
PC shipments predicted to fall 6% in 2014

PC shipments predicted to fall 6% in 2014

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PC shipments are expected to fall another 6 per cent during 2014, following the harshest decline on record for 2013.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Mar 5th 2014 at 11:08AM
Tablet shipments hit 217.1 million in 2013 - 50 per cent up from 2012

Tablet shipments hit 217.1 million in 2013 - 50 per cent up from 2012

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217.1 million tablets were shipped in 2013 – 50 per cent more than in 2012.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jan 30th 2014 at 10:23AM

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Smartphone sales top one billion

Smartphone sales top one billion

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Smartphones sales have exceeded one billion for the first time.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jan 28th 2014 at 10:20AM
Global PC shipments in 2013 drop a record 10 per cent

Global PC shipments in 2013 drop a record 10 per cent

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The latest report from IDC reveals a record drop in PC shipments during 2013.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Jan 10th 2014 at 11:01AM
Large format printer market returns to growth thanks to the US and Asia

Large format printer market returns to growth thanks to the US and Asia

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The worldwide large format printer market has seen growth for the first time in almost three years.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Dec 16th 2013 at 10:08AM
External storage systems market recovers slightly in Q3 2013

External storage systems market recovers slightly in Q3 2013

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The value of the external storage systems market in EMEA has seen a recovery in Q3 2013, according to IDC.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Dec 16th 2013 at 9:57AM

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Tablet sales growth to slow in 2014

Tablet sales growth to slow in 2014

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Worldwide tablet shipment growth is forecast to slow to 22.2 per cent year-on-year in 2014 to 270.5 million units, says analyst firm IDC.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Dec 5th 2013 at 10:13AM
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Smartphone average selling price to decline 12.8%

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The average selling price (ASP) of smartphones will dip 12.8 per cent to $337 this year (from 2012's $387 ASP), says analysts IDC.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Nov 27th 2013 at 10:43AM
Global smartphone sales hit 250.2m in Q3

Global smartphone sales hit 250.2m in Q3

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Smartphone sales increased by 45.8 per cent in Q3, with Lenovo moving up to the No. 3 vendor for the first time.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Nov 15th 2013 at 10:22AM
Android passes 80% market share for the first time

Android passes 80% market share for the first time

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Google’s Android operating system now accounts for over 80 per cent of all smartphone units shipped.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Nov 13th 2013 at 10:27AM

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Worldwide tech spend to hit $2 trillion this year

Worldwide tech spend to hit $2 trillion this year

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Overall tech spending is set to increase four per cent this year to $2.04 trillion, down from last year's five per cent, says analyst IDC.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Nov 6th 2013 at 10:00AM
PC shipments down 16% in Q3

PC shipments down 16% in Q3

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PC shipments in EMEA declined 16 per cent in the third quarter of 2013, according to the latest research from IDC.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Oct 21st 2013 at 10:21AM
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Windows 8.1 helps PC market beat expectations in Q3 2013

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The PC market was buoyed by the intake of Windows 8.1 systems in September and other business purchases, helping to slow the sales decline in Q3 2013, say analysts.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Oct 11th 2013 at 11:21AM
'PS4 to outsell Xbox One this Christmas'

'PS4 to outsell Xbox One this Christmas'

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Sony’s PS4 is to outsell Microsoft’s Xbox One this Christmas, with approximately 33 million consoles sold in total, IDC has predicted.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Oct 3rd 2013 at 11:50AM

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Tablets to outsell PCs during Q4 2013

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Tablet devices will outsell both desktops and laptop computers this Christmas across the globe, say analysts.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 12th 2013 at 10:41AM
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PC sales expected to fall further, 'will never regain peak 2011 volumes'

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Global PC shipments are set to decline by 9.7 per cent this year as tablets and smartphones continue to take a bite out of the traditional computer market.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Aug 30th 2013 at 10:06AM
Touchscreen computers remain untouched due to high prices

Touchscreen computers remain untouched due to high prices

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Consumers are unwilling to shell out premium prices in order to purchase touchscreen laptops, according to Bob O’Donnell from American analyst firm IDC.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Aug 14th 2013 at 1:48PM
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iPad sales growth dips 14% as overall tablet shipments slow

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Worldwide tablet shipment growth slowed in Q2 2013, with year-on-year sales growth of the Apple iPad falling 14 per cent.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Aug 6th 2013 at 9:57AM