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Wednesday, Oct 10
2012, 5:32 PM
More on Gartner's PC data: Lenovo (LNVGY.PK) passed H-P (HPQ) to become the world's top PC OEM -...
More on Gartner's PC data: Lenovo (LNVGY.PK) passed H-P (HPQ) to become the world's top PC OEM - the former's global share rose 260 bps Y/Y to 15.7%, while the latter's fell 150 bps to 15.5%. Dell's (DELL) global share fell 70 bps to 10.5%, while Apple's (AAPL) U.S. share rose 110 bps to 13.6%. One more troubling piece of info: Gartner doesn't think professional sales were hurt much by Windows 8 anticipation, since most companies plan to take their time to adopt the OS. Update: IDC believes H-P remains on top for now, while estimating industry shipments fell 8.6%.