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Global sales of Apple Macs are growing by 38.9% year over year (or maybe 7.3%) – Apple World Today




IDC says Apple Mac sales were up about 6.9 million in the third quarter, giving it a market share of 8.5% and a sales increase of 38.9% from year to year. Before Apple were Lenovo (23.75 global market share), HP (23%) and Dell (14.8%). The Mac saw the biggest growth from year to year of some of the top five (including Acer) PC makers.

According to the Gartner Research Group, worldwide PC shipments accounted for 71

.4 million units in the third quarter of 2020, an increase of 3.6% from the third quarter of 2019, according to preliminary results from Gartner, Inc. Consumer demand for PCs due to home entertainment and distance learning needs during the ongoing pandemic, along with the strongest growth the US PC market has seen in 10 years, drove the global market momentum, says research director Mikako Kitagawa.

Gartner says that worldwide Mac sales were around 5.5 million in the third quarter, giving 7.7% market share and a 7.3% increase in sales from year to year. Before Apple were Lenovo (25.7% global market share), HP (22%) and Dell (14%).




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