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Gartner Predicts a 9.5% PC Industry Decline for 2022

1 month ago   |   By Tom's Hardware

Gartner predicts that PC shipments will be hit especially hard, due to inflation, war and supply chain disruptions.
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Gartner says Chromebooks take biggest hit as PC sales plunge

Gartner says Chromebooks take biggest hit as PC sales plunge

1 month ago   |   By TechCrunch

With a perfect storm of economic upheaval , war in Ukraine and supply chain difficulties, Gartner is predicting that worldwide PC sales could drop almost 10% this year. But all the woes can't be attributed just to these external conditions.
Ranjit Atwal, senior director analyst at Gartner, who helped author the report, says there are other factors at play here too. “I was expecting the forecast to come down anyway for consumers this year, and the forecast coming into the year for consumers was already negative. And much of that was based on the fact that so many consumers bought PCs...
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Gartner predicts PC shipments to fall by 9.5% this year

Gartner predicts PC shipments to fall by 9.5% this year

1 month ago   |   By Computerworld

Global PC shipments are set to decline by 9.5% in 2022, according to the latest forecast by Gartner. “A perfect storm of geopolitics upheaval, high inflation, currency fluctuations and supply chain disruptions have lowered business and consumer demand for devices across the world and is set to impact the PC market the hardest in 2022,” said Ranjit Atwal, senior director analyst at Gartner, in comments published alongside Gartner's data. In EMEA, this figure is expected to decline further, by around 14%, with a combination of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, price increases, and...
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