View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Technology
  2. Networks
November 28, 2010

Canadian PC market up 8.5% in Q3 2010: IDC Canada

HP maintains top position with 27.6% market share

By CBR Staff Writer

The Canadian PC market total shipments in the third quarter of 2010 crossed 1.9 million units with a growth rate of 8.5% year-over-year and 30% to second quarter of 2010, according to a new research from IDC Canada.

Portable PC shipments grew by 5% year-over-year with approximately 1.3 million units shipped, while desktop PC shipments increased by 16.5% and reached 633,000 units in the third quarter of 2010.

However, IDC Canada said that Canadian PC market was slightly behind the worldwide PC market, which experienced 9.7% year-over-year growth in third quarter of 2010.

The worldwide year-over-year growth rates for portable PCs and desktop PCs were 13.4% and 4.8%, respectively.

HP maintained its top position in Canadian PC market with a 27.6% unit share and also led with 28.8% share of Desktop shipments and 27.1% share of Portable shipments.

Acer held the second place with a 18.7% share of total PC shipments, while Dell stood third with a 14.7% PC market share.

Content from our partners
A hybrid strategy will help distributors execute a successful customer experience
Amalthea leverages AI and automation to improve yield while minimising waste and costs
How AI is unlocking valuable opportunities in the insurance industry

The market analyst said that in the third quarter of 2010, the average selling values (ASVs) increased by 15.9% over the third quarter of 2009.

Websites in our network
Select and enter your corporate email address Tech Monitor's research, insight and analysis examines the frontiers of digital transformation to help tech leaders navigate the future. Our Changelog newsletter delivers our best work to your inbox every week.
  • CIO
  • CTO
  • CISO
  • CSO
  • CFO
  • CDO
  • CEO
  • Architect Founder
  • MD
  • Director
  • Manager
  • Other
Visit our privacy policy for more information about our services, how New Statesman Media Group may use, process and share your personal data, including information on your rights in respect of your personal data and how you can unsubscribe from future marketing communications. Our services are intended for corporate subscribers and you warrant that the email address submitted is your corporate email address.