Despite falling PC sales worldwide, Apple now has just over 7% of the market
According to latest data from IDC, PC sales are falling but Apple has managed to take more of the market and surpassed 7%. The company took the number four spot, leapfrogging ASUS in the top manufacturers table. Apple experienced a 2.1% drop in sales in Q1 2016 when compared to the same quarter last year.
It's interesting to note how the top five listed by IDC managed to increase their respective shares of the PC market, despite all of them experiencing a fall in sales year-over-year. From IDC:
Lenovo retains the top position, holding 19.3% of the PC market. It's not bad going for Apple with the company recently turning 40 years old.
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