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PC market finally on road to recovery - IDC report
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.
Tablet shipments down 29.9% as demand continues to weaken
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.
Weak demand and changing IT budgets causes drop in PC shipments
Global PC shipments continue to decline, falling 13.4% in 2Q23, marking the sixth consecutive quarter of contraction, according to IDC.
Smart home devices market hits a slump, APAC opportunities remain
Global shipments of smart home devices are expected to remain low until 2024, after experiencing a decline in Q1 2023, according to IDC.
AR/VR headset shipments down in Q1 2023, according to IDC
According to IDC, AR/VR headset shipments will slow in Q1 2023 as the market awaits wide availability of next-generation headsets.
Global PC shipments drop in Q1 2023 due to poor demand: IDC
Weak demand, excess inventory, and a worsening macroeconomic climate were all contributing factors for drop in PC shipments Q1 2023, according to the IDC.
Smart home device shipments fell in 2022, but return to growth expected in 2023
Global smart home device shipments declined in 2022, with smart TVs experiencing the largest drop, according to IDC.
Global shipments of wearable devices to rebound in 2023: IDC
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.
PC and tablet markets on the decline, millions of units down - IDC
Declining demand and challenging macro-economic conditions have caused IDC to further lower its forecast for the worldwide PC and tablet markets.
Pandemic boom for PCs well and truly over - IDC report
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.
Wearables growth to stall as macroeconomic pressures continue
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.
Smart home market struggling - IDC releases quarterly report
Worsening macroeconomic conditions have led to a reduction in the outlook for global smart home device shipments according to IDC.
AR and VR shipments decline, but 2023 growth expected - IDC
IDC has revealed its outlook for augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) headsets for the remainder of 2022 and beyond.
Global PC shipments decline another 15% in 3Q22 – IDC
Shipment volumes remain well above pre-pandemic levels when PC volumes were largely driven by commercial refreshes.
IDC data shows significant decline in wearable tech shipments
New research from IDC through IDC Tracker has revealed the wearable technology market has faced a challenging second quarter.
PC and tablet shipments set to decline in 2022 and 2023
Tumultuous times are ahead for the PC and tablet markets, according to a new forecast from the International Data Corporation.
Worldwide shipments of PCs fall by more than 15% in Q2 2022
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.
IDC finds 3.9% decline in worldwide tablet shipments
Tablet shipments decline 3.9% in Q1 2022, with growth softening as users continue to use existing devices, according to IDC data.
PC shipments have slowed, but overall demand remains strong
Shipments of traditional PCs, including desktops, notebooks, and workstations, declined 5.1% in the first quarter of 2022, but exceeded earlier forecasts.
Growth streak for traditional PCs continues during holiday quarter
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.
Worldwide market for smart home devices holds steady amid disruption
Smart home device market sees steady growth despite supply chain disruptions and economic challenges, according to IDC.
PC shipments grow despite supply chain woes - IDC
Shipments reached 86.7 million units in the third quarter of this year, marking the sixth consecutive quarter of growth.
Wearables shipments on the rise as consumers head back outdoors - IDC
Wearables remain popular as consumers focus on exercise and health, with a 32.3% increase in shipments in Q2 2021, according to IDC.
Global wearables market fuelled by smaller companies and new tech
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.