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PC market finally on road to recovery - IDC report
Tue, 29th Aug 2023
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The road to recovery for PCs has been challenging coming off explosive years in 2020 and 2021, but signs of growth are finally returning, IDC finds.
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Tablet shipments down 29.9% as demand continues to weaken
Tue, 8th Aug 2023
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Global tablet shipments decline by 29.9% in Q2 2023, with weak demand and low consumer confidence, according to IDC. Apple leads, Samsung ranks second.
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Weak demand and changing IT budgets causes drop in PC shipments
Tue, 11th Jul 2023
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Global PC shipments continue to decline, falling 13.4% in 2Q23, marking the sixth consecutive quarter of contraction, according to IDC.
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Smart home devices market hits a slump, APAC opportunities remain
Wed, 28th Jun 2023
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Global shipments of smart home devices are expected to remain low until 2024, after experiencing a decline in Q1 2023, according to IDC.
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AR/VR headset shipments down in Q1 2023, according to IDC
Sat, 3rd Jun 2023
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According to IDC, AR/VR headset shipments will slow in Q1 2023 as the market awaits wide availability of next-generation headsets.
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Global PC shipments drop in Q1 2023 due to poor demand: IDC
Mon, 10th Apr 2023
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Weak demand, excess inventory, and a worsening macroeconomic climate were all contributing factors for drop in PC shipments Q1 2023, according to the IDC.
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Smart home device shipments fell in 2022, but return to growth expected in 2023
Mon, 3rd Apr 2023
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Global smart home device shipments declined in 2022, with smart TVs experiencing the largest drop, according to IDC.
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Global shipments of wearable devices to rebound in 2023: IDC
Wed, 22nd Mar 2023
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After the market's first-ever contraction in 2022, global shipments of wearables are to reach 442.7 million devices this year, growing 6.3% year over year.
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PC and tablet markets on the decline, millions of units down - IDC
Tue, 7th Mar 2023
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Declining demand and challenging macro-economic conditions have caused IDC to further lower its forecast for the worldwide PC and tablet markets.
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Pandemic boom for PCs well and truly over - IDC report
Thu, 12th Jan 2023
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Global shipments for traditional PCs fell below expectations as 67.2 million PCs were shipped in Q4 2022, down 28.1% from the prior year.
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Wearables growth to stall as macroeconomic pressures continue
Wed, 28th Dec 2022
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The downturn in 2022 was brought on by difficult year-over-year comparisons following the market's dramatic growth during the first two years of the pandemic.
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Smart home market struggling - IDC releases quarterly report
Fri, 23rd Dec 2022
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Worsening macroeconomic conditions have led to a reduction in the outlook for global smart home device shipments according to IDC.
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AR and VR shipments decline, but 2023 growth expected - IDC
Wed, 21st Dec 2022
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IDC has revealed its outlook for augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) headsets for the remainder of 2022 and beyond.
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Global PC shipments decline another 15% in 3Q22 – IDC
Wed, 12th Oct 2022
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Shipment volumes remain well above pre-pandemic levels when PC volumes were largely driven by commercial refreshes.
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IDC data shows significant decline in wearable tech shipments
Tue, 20th Sep 2022
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New research from IDC through IDC Tracker has revealed the wearable technology market has faced a challenging second quarter.
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PC and tablet shipments set to decline in 2022 and 2023
Fri, 2nd Sep 2022
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Tumultuous times are ahead for the PC and tablet markets, according to a new forecast from the International Data Corporation.
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Worldwide shipments of PCs fall by more than 15% in Q2 2022
Tue, 12th Jul 2022
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The IDC says global shipments of traditional PCs dropped by 15.3% year over year, to only 71.3 million units in the second quarter of 2022.
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IDC finds 3.9% decline in worldwide tablet shipments
Mon, 2nd May 2022
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Tablet shipments decline 3.9% in Q1 2022, with growth softening as users continue to use existing devices, according to IDC data.
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PC shipments have slowed, but overall demand remains strong
Tue, 12th Apr 2022
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Shipments of traditional PCs, including desktops, notebooks, and workstations, declined 5.1% in the first quarter of 2022, but exceeded earlier forecasts.
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Growth streak for traditional PCs continues during holiday quarter
Fri, 14th Jan 2022
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Worldwide PC shipments grew by 1% in Q4 2021, reaching 92.7 million units, while total shipments in 2021 reached 348.8 million units - the highest since 2012.
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Worldwide market for smart home devices holds steady amid disruption
Tue, 14th Dec 2021
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Smart home device market sees steady growth despite supply chain disruptions and economic challenges, according to IDC.
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PC shipments grow despite supply chain woes - IDC
Tue, 12th Oct 2021
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Shipments reached 86.7 million units in the third quarter of this year, marking the sixth consecutive quarter of growth.
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Wearables shipments on the rise as consumers head back outdoors - IDC
Tue, 7th Sep 2021
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Wearables remain popular as consumers focus on exercise and health, with a 32.3% increase in shipments in Q2 2021, according to IDC.
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Global wearables market fuelled by smaller companies and new tech
Fri, 28th May 2021
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The appetite for wearable devices remained strong in the first quarter of 2021 (1Q21) even as volumes retreated from record fourth quarter levels, IDC finds.