According to estimates by Digitimes Research, in this quarter the notebook market will grow for the first time after eight quarters of decline
Laptop sales in the current quarter reached 41.65 million units, which is 6.4% more than in the third quarter. Growth will contribute to a seasonal rise in demand and rise in selling models of Apple MacBook Pro new generation. This forecast gives analysts Digitimes Research, noting that in this quarter the notebook market for the first time will increase compared to the same period of the previous year, ending a decline that lasted for eight consecutive quarters.
The largest supplier of laptops remained HP, which in the current quarter will be able to increase the gap from Lenovo. In third place is Dell, followed by Apple. Completing the top five company Asustek Computer, recently skorrektirovat strategy in the notebook market.
The source notes that members of the top five American manufacturers — HP, Dell and Apple in total occupy more than 50% of the market.