Mobile Shipments Top PCs For The First Time

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powerarmour wrote:PC shipments go from worse to, well, you don't want to know :-
With a nice down pull from Microsoft in the form of W8.
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Windows 8 blamed for biggest PC shipment plunge ever :-

http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2013/04/11/ ... unge-ever/
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The Chinese phone market is ... different:

https://vimeo.com/134128443
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Related.

Toshiba shuts the lid on laptops after 35 years:
Consumer demand for laptops has soared in the last few months because of the Coronavirus pandemic and global lockdowns, but overall, the market for personal computers has been tough for for quite a while, said analyst Marina Koytcheva from the firm CCS Insight.

"Only those who have managed to sustain scale and price (like Lenovo), or have a premium brand (like Apple) have succeeded in the unforgiving PC market, where volumes have been falling for years," she said.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-53721016
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powerarmour wrote: Mon Aug 10, 2020 2:26 pm Related.

Toshiba shuts the lid on laptops after 35 years:
Consumer demand for laptops has soared in the last few months because of the Coronavirus pandemic and global lockdowns, but overall, the market for personal computers has been tough for for quite a while, said analyst Marina Koytcheva from the firm CCS Insight.

"Only those who have managed to sustain scale and price (like Lenovo), or have a premium brand (like Apple) have succeeded in the unforgiving PC market, where volumes have been falling for years," she said.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-53721016
Oops, just noticed this after posting in the SMAP thread. I used various Satellite Pro's at different clients in the late 90's, and they always seemed to be solid and reliable. Lenovo buying the Thinkpad business seems to have been the death of them.
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Only Lenovo, HP and Dell left for the 'major' OEM PC laptop brands now.
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