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Laptop Buying Guide - page 6

Best Selling Laptops and Notebooks

It's one thing to ask people what they would like to buy, and another thing to find out what they actually bought.
Because of this quirk in human behavior, we decided to find out which were the best selling laptop and notebook computers.

The following tables represent PC and notebook computer sales because not all companies report separate sales totals.

Table 1 - US Computer Sales (PCs and Notebooks)

Rank

Brand

1Q10 Sales Mil Units

1Q10 share

1

HP

4.45

25.4%

2

Dell

4.22

24.1%

3

Acer

2.3

13.6%

4

Toshiba

1.51

8.6%

5

Apple

1.13

6.4%

6 Others 3.4 19.3%

According to one market research company, DisplaySearch, the following computer companies were the market leaders in PC and notebook sales worldwide during the first quarter of 2008.

Table 2 - Worldwide Computer Sales (PCs and Notebooks)

Rank

Brand

1Q08 Sales Mil Units

1Q08 share

1

HP

6.460

20.8%

2

Dell

4.683

15.1%

3

Acer

4.527

14.6%

4

Toshiba

2.890

9.3%

5

Lenovo

2.321

7.5%

6

Fujitsu-Siemens

1.612

5.2%

7

Apple

1.433

4.6%

8

Asus (includes Gateway)

1.330

4.3%

9

Sony

1.321

4.2%

 

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