Indian PC market saw 6.6% YoY decline in 2023: IDC

According to IDC, the Indian PC market, including desktops, notebooks, and workstations, shipped 13.9 million units in 2023, down 6.6% year-over-year (YoY). Positively, the market rebounded in H2, resulting in an 11.4% YoY growth in Q4 2023.

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Indian PC market grows 14% YoY in Q3 2023: IDC

According to IDC, the traditional PC market in India, including desktops, notebooks, and workstations, reached 4.5 million units in 3Q23, marking a 14% YoY increase, following a decline of 15.3% YoY in Q2 2023. The notebook category grew by 13.1%, while desktops saw a 19.3% growth. Continue reading “Indian PC market grows 14% YoY in Q3 2023: IDC”

Global PC Shipments declined 7.6% YoY in Q3 2023: IDC

Global PC shipments in the third quarter of 2023 saw a continued decline, dropping by 7.6% compared to the previous year. Approximately 68.2 million PCs were shipped worldwide during this period, as reported by the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker. Continue reading “Global PC Shipments declined 7.6% YoY in Q3 2023: IDC”

Global PC Shipments decrease 15% YoY, increase 8% QoQ in Q2 2023: Counterpoint

According to Counterpoint’s PC tracker service, global PC shipments experienced a 15% year-over-year (YoY) decline in Q2 2023 but showed an 8% quarter-over-quarter (QoQ) increase. Despite inventory levels normalizing, another double-digit YoY decline was recorded following the 28% YoY decline in Q1. Continue reading “Global PC Shipments decrease 15% YoY, increase 8% QoQ in Q2 2023: Counterpoint”

Global PC Shipments declined 13.4% YoY in Q2 2023: IDC

According to preliminary results from the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker, global PC shipments experienced a significant decline of 13.4% year over year during the second quarter of 2023 (2Q23). Continue reading “Global PC Shipments declined 13.4% YoY in Q2 2023: IDC”

Global PC Shipments declined 29% YoY in Q1 2023: IDC

Traditional PC shipments plummeted in the first quarter of 2023 (1Q23) as a result of poor demand, excess inventory, and a deteriorating economic environment, according to IDC report. Continue reading “Global PC Shipments declined 29% YoY in Q1 2023: IDC”

Google Play Games for PC expands to Europe and Japan

Google announced at their Google for Games Developer Summit that their Google Play Games for PC service, which brings Android games to Windows users, is expanding to Japan and other European markets. Continue reading “Google Play Games for PC expands to Europe and Japan”

Indian PC market saw 0.3% YoY growth in 2022: IDC

The India traditional PC market, which includes desktops, notebooks, and workstations, grew 0.3% YoY in 2022 to 14.9 million units, as per the latest IDC report, despite a significant 28.5% YoY decline in 4Q22. Earlier, IDC had revealed that smartphone shipments in India declined  by 10% YoY in 2022. Continue reading “Indian PC market saw 0.3% YoY growth in 2022: IDC”

India’s PC market declined in Q3 2022 after 8 consecutive quarters of growth: IDC

According to new data from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker, the India traditional PC market, which includes desktops, notebooks, and workstations, fell 11.7% year-on-year (YoY) in Q3 2022 (July-Sep) despite strong shipments of 3.9 million units. Continue reading “India’s PC market declined in Q3 2022 after 8 consecutive quarters of growth: IDC”

Google Play Games PC beta is rolling out to more countries

The beta version of Google Play Games for PC has been out for a few months, but it is now being made available in more countries. Google began exploring the ability to play Android games on PC earlier this year. It is now expanding the beta to the United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Singapore. Continue reading “Google Play Games PC beta is rolling out to more countries”

Global PC shipments fell 15.5% YoY in Q3 2022: Counterpoint

According to data from Counterpoint Research, global PC shipments fell 15.5% year-over-year in Q3 2022, reaching 71.1 million units. This was the second wave of big year-over-year drops after the big yearly and sequential drops in Q2. Earlier, global PC shipments declined 11.1% YoY in Q2 2022. Continue reading “Global PC shipments fell 15.5% YoY in Q3 2022: Counterpoint”

Microsoft rolls out Windows 11 2022 update with new features

Microsoft began sending out the Windows 11 2022 Upgrade today, the first big feature update since Windows 11 was released on October 5, 2021. The company says the first major upgrade to Windows 11 makes the PC easier and safer to use for everyone, enables people to be more productive, and makes Windows the best place to connect, create, and play. Continue reading “Microsoft rolls out Windows 11 2022 update with new features”

AMD Ryzen 7000 Series 5nm desktop processors launched

A new age of high performance for gamers, enthusiasts, and content creators has arrived with AMD’s introduction of the Ryzen 7000 Series Desktop CPU family, which is based on the brand-new “Zen 4” architecture. The Ryzen 7000 Series desktop processors with the new “Zen 4” architecture were shown off by the company at COMPUTEX 2022 in May. Continue reading “AMD Ryzen 7000 Series 5nm desktop processors launched”

India shipped 3.7 million PCs in Q2 2022: IDC

According to new records from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker, the Indian traditional PC market, which includes desktops, notebooks, and workstations, delivered one more solid quarter (Apr.–Jun. 2022), carrying over 3.7 million units with a year-over-year (YoY) growth of 17.8%. Earlier, global PC shipments declined 15.3% YoY in Q2 2022. Continue reading “India shipped 3.7 million PCs in Q2 2022: IDC”

Global PC Shipments declined 11.1% YoY in Q2 2022: Counterpoint

Counterpoint, a global research organization, has produced a report on global PC shipments, estimating that they declined 11.1 percent year-on-year in Q2 2022 to reach 71.2 million units, the greatest YoY decline since Q2 2013. Lenovo retained its global PC market leadership with a 24.4 percent share in Q2 2022. To recall, IDC reported a YoY decline of 15.3% for Q2 2022. Continue reading “Global PC Shipments declined 11.1% YoY in Q2 2022: Counterpoint”