Chromebook confirmed the very best progress in shipments within the PC market globally within the first quarter of this yr with 275 % year-on-year (YoY) progress, as per a report. The most recent knowledge by market analysis agency Canalys exhibits that the PC market which incorporates desktops, Chromebooks, notebooks, and tablets noticed important progress in Q1 2021 with a complete of 122.1 million models shipped. HP shipped probably the most Chromebook fashions at round 4.3 million models giving it the very best market share. Lenovo was second within the record, adopted by Acer, Samsung, Dell, and different manufacturers.
Chromebooks are laptops that run Chrome OS and are designed for normal gentle duties like shopping the online, watching movies, creating and enhancing paperwork, and many others. The primary quarter of this yr noticed important progress in Chromebook shipments globally with a 274.6 % (roughly 275 %) progress in comparison with the identical quarter of final yr, based on newest knowledge by Canalys. There have been 12 million Chromebook fashions shipped within the quarter. However, the pocket book market grew as effectively with 62 % YoY progress.
Pill shipments of Chromebooks grew by 52 % in the identical quarter whereas desktop shipments declined by 4 %. General, the PC market grew 53.1 % YoY because of a complete of 122.1 million unit shipments. This progress in Chromebooks, tablets, and laptop computer is from increasingly more individuals adjusting to the distant working state of affairs that has been imposed because of the pandemic.
HP leads the cost in Chromebook shipments with 4.3 million models and a 36.4 % market share. Lenovo noticed 3.1 million models shipped and a 25.9 % market share. Acer captured 11.9 % of the market with its 1.4 million models shipped, Samsung with its 1.2 million models shipped captured 10 % of the market share, and Dell noticed 8.4 % market share with 1 million models shipped.
Coming to pill shipments, Apple was on the prime with its 38.2 % market share and 15.1 million models shipped. Samsung and all different manufacturers path behind Apple with Samsung capturing 20.1 % market share, Lenovo capturing 9.5 %, Amazon taking in 8.7 %, Huawei took 5.4 %, and different manufacturers took the remaining 18 % market share.
General, Lenovo secured the very best market share (together with all 4 aspects of PC market) at 19.7 %. Apple adopted with its 18.1 %, HP with its 15.8 %, Dell with its 10.7 %, and Samsung with its 8 %.