The traditional PC is in crisis for some time and new data from analyst firm Gartner support this conclusion. In its latest research PC sales fell by 3.7% to 72.6 million units in the last quarter of 2016. This marks five years and nine consecutive quarters in which sales go down.

Moreover, sales in 2016 are equal to those of 2007, which again is worrying for the industry.

For the last quarter of 2016 the six top manufacturer are Lenovo, HP, Dell, Asus, Apple and Acer. From these, the worst is the situation for Asus and Acer, according to IDC support to this statement adds and Apple with serious downturn.

Apple Mac Market Share Drops to Lowest Level in Five Years

If we look at the entire 2016, the statistics are even more alarming. Only Dell has reported growth in sales.

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