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Worldwide PC shipments to grow 14pc in 2010, says Gartner

Worldwide PC shipments are on pace to total 352.4 million units in 2010, a 14.3 percent increase from 2009, according to the latest preliminary forecast by Gartner, a US information technology research and advisory firm. These projections are down from Gartner’s previous PC shipment forecast in September of 17.9 percent growth.

Worldwide PC shipments in 2011 are forecast to reach 409 million units, a 15.9 percent increase from 2010. This is down from Gartner’s earlier estimate of 18.1 percent growth for 2011.

(Source: DIGITIMES )