Impress Computers now sells all of the top 5 computer brands through their store on Fry Rd in Houston
Online PR News – 01-February-2011 – – Global personal computer (PC) shipments totaled 350.9 million units in 2010, a 13.8% increase from 2009. This growth rate was an improvement from 2009 when PC shipments increased 5.5%, according to Gartner Inc..
Acer of Taiwan maintained its No. 2 position in 2010 with a growth of 13.8%, same with the worldwide average. The Taiwanese player`s market share maintained at 12.9% in 2010, same as that in 2009, compared to No. 1 HP`s 17.9% (19.1% in 2009) and No. 3 Dell`s 12.0% (12.1% in 2009).
Among top-five PC vendors, the No. 4 Lenovo`s shipment growth (37.3%) well exceeded the worldwide average. Lenovo`s growth was driven by strong professional growth as well as expansion into consumer space outside of China. Impress Computers has also seen the biggest growth in pc and laptop sales from Lenovo, over the other brands that they sell. Impress Computers sells Lenovo and Dell computers with windows 7 Pro, starting at $349, to business users, whilst most home users are buy Acer computers with windows 7 home premium.
For the fourth quarter of 2010, worldwide PC shipments totaled 93.5 million units, a 3.1% increase from the fourth quarter of 2009, Gartner said.
HP maintained the No. 1 position in worldwide PC shipments in the fourth quarter of 2010, but its quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) shipment growth was below the worldwide average of 3.1%.
Acer faced challenges in the fourth quarter of 2010 due to a slowdown in the overall consumer mobile PC market. The company was impacted by a weakening mini-notebook segment. Due to a lower presence in the professional PC market, Acer could not benefit from the professional PC refresh demand.
In the U.S., PC shipments totaled 19.1 million units in the fourth quarter of 2010, a 6.6% year-on-year (YoY) decline. HP continued to lead the U.S. PC market, accounting for 29.3% of PC shipments in the fourth quarter of 2010. Preliminary Worldwide PC Vendor Shipment Estimates for 2010*
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Impress Computers are Authorized Resellers of all of the above listed Computer Manufacturers and we stock a range of these computers in our store on Fry Rd in Houston as well as through our website www.impresscomputers.com. For more information contact us on 281.647.9977