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India: Personal computer sales reach 25.7 percent growth in Oct-Dec 2009

Sales in India’s personal computer market touched 19.7 lakh (1.97 million) units in October-December 2009, a 25.7-percent growth over the corresponding quarter in the previous year. "Notably, home PC shipments both desktops and notebooks climbed 38 percent year on year. While this was along expected lines, from an industry viewpoint, the pleasantly surprising development was the growth of 57 percent year on year in notebook PC shipments to large and very large business segments," reported the International Data Corporation on 20 February.