With a 23.8 p.c market place share Lenovo dominated the around the globe Computer system shipments that totalled 70.6 million units in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2019, a 2.3 % raise from Q4 of 2018, a report by Gartner mentioned on Tuesday.
For the calendar year 2019, Pc shipments surpassed 261 million models, displaying a .6 percent expansion from 2018.
“The Laptop industry seasoned progress for the very first time considering that 2011, pushed by vivid company desire for Windows 10 updates, particularly in the US, EMEA and Japan,” Mikako Kitagawa, Senior Principal Analyst at Gartner, reported in a statement.
HP grabbed the second location with a market place share of 22.2 per cent, followed by Dell with 15.7 sector share in Q4, 2019.
Despite these chip constraints, the leading three suppliers increased their merged industry share as a result of 2019 to the highest degree due to the fact Gartner commenced tracking Pc facts.
“We be expecting this development to continue on by this yr even soon after Home windows 7 aid arrives to an stop this thirty day period, as a lot of corporations in emerging locations this kind of as China, Eurasia and the rising Asia/Pacific have not nonetheless upgraded,” Kitagawa extra.
Lenovo maintained its No. 1 place in the worldwide Computer sector and widened its share above HP Inc.
With the exception of the Asia/Pacific, Lenovo recorded yr-about-12 months growth in all areas. In the US alone, Lenovo’s desktop Computer shipments rose more than 30 per cent in contrast with a year in the past.
HP knowledgeable its third quarter in a row of yr-above-year shipment growth, and retained its leading placement in the US, EMEA and Latin America.
Dell finished the Q4, 2019 with a report number of shipments, exceeding 12 million units for the very first time considering the fact that Gartner began monitoring Computer shipments.
Dell’s shipments grew yr-more than-12 months in all regions at a much higher price in contrast with the regional average, owing in massive portion to its especially robust desktop Computer system development.
The US Computer system industry grew 4.6 p.c in Q4, 2019 with double-digit expansion of desktop PCs for the initially time given that 2014.
“The fourth quarter is commonly a strong obtaining season for modest and mid dimensions companies (SMBs) that want to maximise their spending before the tax calendar year finishes,” mentioned Kitagawa.