Gartner reverses its 2009 PC sales forecast to +2.8% from -2%, or 299M units, noting Q3...

|By:, SA News Editor

Gartner reverses its 2009 PC sales forecast to +2.8% from -2%, or 299M units, noting Q3 shipments were much stronger than expected. However, dollar sales still seen diving 10.7% year-on-year to $217B due to "unprecedented declines" in ASPs as customers settle for "good enough" - a trend it says is likely to continue.