The market leader is HP
It’s not just Apple smartphones that are growing in India . The Indian PC market grew by 9.2% over the year, according to a report for the third quarter of 2020, prepared by experts from analytical company IDC. In just three months from July to September, 3.4 million systems were shipped. This is the best quarterly figure in the last seven years. The increase in sales is due to an increase in demand due to the transition of a large number of people to remote work and training due to the pandemic. At the same time, especially high rates were recorded in the consumer segment. In annual terms, sales increased by 41.7%, in quarterly terms – by 167.2%, and in absolute terms, 2.0 million computers were sold, which is a record for the entire history of the market.
Consumers in India bought a record number of PCs in the last quarter
The market leader is HP. Over the year, it increased sales by 16.6%, which led to an increase in its share from 26.4% to 28.2%. In second place is Lenovo. The Chinese manufacturer reduced sales by 16.9%, which led to a decrease in its share from 28.5% to 21.7%. The third place is occupied by Dell, which was able to increase sales by 18.2%, as a result of which its share increased from 19.7% to 21.3%. The top five also include Acer and Asus, whose shares are equal to 9.5% and 7.5%, respectively.