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PC sales see modest drop amid Windows XP replacements

Last Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 09:39

Figures released Wednesday by Gartner showed global sales down 1.7 percent year-over-year at 76.6 million units in the first quarter of 2014.

India PC mkt grew 4.8% in 2013 but 2014 looks grim: IDC

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 15:28

Amid a slack in demand due to weak economic growth, PC sales in India grew by 4.8 percent annually last year to 11.5 million units on the back of special projects by various state governments, research firm IDC said Tuesday.

Lenovo Q3 net profit jumps 29%, beats estimates

Last Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2014, 10:35

As the global market for PCs shrinks, Lenovo is aggressively pushing into smartphones and servers.

Sony cuts 5,000 jobs, exits PC business and tips $1 bn loss

Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 17:16

Sony warned today it would book a USD 1.08 billion annual loss as it cuts 5,000 jobs and exits the stagnant PC market this year.

Tablets not to replace PCs anytime soon: Survey

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 18:33

"No, tablets won't replace PCs anytime soon! 78 percent of the respondents surveyed were of the opinion that there is still some way to go before the tablet becomes the primary computing device," the study said.

Symantec forecast falls short of estimates as PC market weakens

Last Updated: Thursday, October 24, 2013, 10:36

Symantec shares were down 12.5 percent in extended trading.

'Indian tablet PC market revenues to cross $2 bn in 2013'

Last Updated: Thursday, October 03, 2013, 15:44

Buoyed by growing preference for tablets in education and enterprise sectors, the Indian tablet PC market is expected to cross USD 2 billion in revenues this year, global research firm TechSci Research said.

PC market grew only 5% in 2012-13: MAIT

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 15:10

“The overall IT hardware industry scenario seems to be on a conservative side with most of the markets posting either a muted growth or decline. The year 2012-13 has been the year for tablet PC with consumers preferring tablet over PC as their replacement.

Global PC shipment slips 11% in Q2 2013: Gartner

Last Updated: Thursday, July 11, 2013, 15:15

Worldwide PC shipments dropped for the fifth consecutive quarter to total 76 million units during April-June 2013.

iberry launches tablets with inbuilt 3G SIM

Last Updated: Saturday, December 29, 2012, 16:26

Technology firm iberry has launched two new models of tablets equipped with third generation (3G) subscriber identification module (SIM) slots for making phone calls and internet browsing.

Indian PC Market declined 5.9% in Jul-Sept: Gartner

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 28, 2012, 18:13

The combined desk-based and mobile PC market in India totalled nearly 3.15 million units in the third quarter of 2011, Gartner said in a statement.

Tablet PC market may grow to 7.3 mn units in 2015-16: MAIT

Last Updated: Friday, October 19, 2012, 21:41

The country's tablet PC market is expected to grow at 40 percent to 7.3 million units in 2015-16 from 0.95 million in 2011-12, driven by government purchase and increasing affordability and desirability as lifestyle devices for the youth, hardware industry body MAIT Friday said.