Apple Becomes 3rd Largest PC Vendor In U.S.

Posted: Jul 17 2008, 1:07am CDT | by , Updated: Aug 11 2010, 9:31am CDT, in News | Notebooks and PCs


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According to preliminary data released by analyst Gartner Apple passed Acer in in the PC market to take the 3rd place.

Apple has reached an 8.5% market share of the PC market in the United States in the 2nd quarter of 2008.
Now Apple is only behind Dell and HP in the U.S. PC market.
On a global scale Apple is still not in the top 5 with shipments reaching 71.9m units in the 2nd Quarter, which translates in a 16% gain compared to last year.
On a global scale HP leads before Dell and Acer.
More details on Apple Insider.

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