PC Shipments

Macs Outpaced the Global PC Market by 25% in Last Quarter

Analyst Charlie Wolf with Needham & Company has highlighted Apple's massively successful holiday quarter, revealing that Macs outpaced the worldwide PC market by almost 25% last quarter, which marks the largest margin between the two in past 5 years, AppleInsider is reporting. Wolf notes that Apple's notebook and desktop shipments grew 18.1% in the December 2013 quarter, outpacing...

Tablets Represent 50% of Global PC Market, Apple Remains on Top [Canalys]

According to the latest numbers from analyst firm Canalys, the worldwide PC market grew 17.9% during the fourth quarter of 2013, with tablets representing 48.3% of the total market. Global tablet shipments grew 65.2% year-on-year to reach 76.3 million units with Apple remaining the market leader, shipping 30.9 million units to take a 19.5% share of the global PC market....