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According to IDC’s Asia/Pacific PC Tracker, the Philippines PC market registered a flat growth of just 1.5% quarter-on-quarter (QoQ), shipping a total of 551,000 units in 2Q12. Overall consumer shipments showed little change from the previous quarter as Q1 market leaders Acer and Samsung saw their market share eroded by other vendors that launched aggressive [...]
Thailand’s PC market in 4Q 2011 plunged 40% sequentially and 14% year-on-year (YoY) due to rampant floods in the country which badly disrupted supplies in hard disk drives (HDD). The flooding situation plagued the nation for most of 4Q 2011 and caused demand for PCs to fall drastically. The disaster also devastated the supply chain [...]
The Philippines PC market saw a sharp reversal of fortunes in 4Q11 from the strong growth trends seen in the first three quarters of 2011 with PC shipments declining 33% sequentially to 334,000 units. The Philippines was hit particularly hard by hard disk drive (HDD) supply shortages as manufacturing plants in Thailand had their operations [...]
In 3Q 2011, IDC recorded an increase of PC shipments for the third straight quarter to 498,000 units. The uptrend can be attributed to the portables segment which grew 13% from the previous quarter while total desktop shipments remained stagnant at 189,000 units. In addition, all major PC vendors posted better mininotebook shipments as consumers [...]