Thinking About the PC Market (Premium)


Yes, the PC market grew---if barely---in the most recent quarter. But what about calendar year 2018 and beyond? What are the broader trends?

As you may recall, we marked a dubious milestone in January 2018 when it was found that the PC market had just suffered through its sixth straight year of falling sales: PC sales in 2017 were down 1.5 percent overall from the year before. And with 261 million units sold, it was the worst year for PC sales since 2006.

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