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PC sales fall as phablets surge in 2014-15: MAIT report

Phablet sales have seen a 527 per cent growth, while total PC sales at have fallen 10 per cent over the last fiscal, a report by Manufacturers’ Association of Information Technologies (MAIT), said

Jul 20, 2015, 10:26 AM IST

IT hardware market may grow to $16 bn in FY'15: MAIT

Tablet PC sales grew by 76 percent as against a triple-digit growth in the last two years. Sales in 2013-14 stood at 3.35 million units as against 1.9 million units.

Jun 25, 2014, 21:32 PM IST

Low consumer sentiment hits tablet growth in India: MAIT

Tablet shipments in India fell 17.5 percent in January-March 2014 quarter to 746,463 units compared to 905,594 units in Q1 CY2013.

Jun 25, 2014, 19:13 PM IST

‘Tablet sales in India to rise 102% in FY'14’

Rising number of people on the move, preference for a lighter device and better affordability are expected to drive an over 100 percent growth in tablet sales in the country to 3.84 million this fiscal, says industry body MAIT.

Jul 29, 2013, 21:45 PM IST

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

“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.

Jul 24, 2013, 15:10 PM IST

Hit by weak rupee, cos to raise computers prices by 10%: MAIT

Prices of PCs, laptops and IT products will increase about 10 percent due to the weakening of rupee against US dollar that has impacted the margins of computer makers, IT hardware industry body MAIT said on Wednesday.

Jul 17, 2013, 19:33 PM IST

MAIT pitches for abolishing inverted duty structure

IT hardware body MAIT has asked the government to abolish the inverted duty structure on computer components, a move that will help revive the subdued demand and promote manufacturing in the country.

Jan 20, 2013, 18:47 PM IST

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

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.

Oct 19, 2012, 21:41 PM IST