Press Release: 10. January 2013

HP Statement: IDC Analyst Report for Worldwide PC Market Share, Fourth Quarter 2012

PALO ALTO, Calif. — HP issued the following statement in response to today’s IDC report on worldwide PC market share for the fourth quarter of 2012:

“IDC announced today that HP maintained the No. 1 position in PC shipments worldwide and in the United States. The IDC analysis also includes the very important workstation segment and therefore represents the most comprehensive analysis of the entire PC market. 

“We believe HP’s position as the market share leader demonstrates our ongoing commitment to deliver superior PC products and experiences across customer segments. With our rich portfolio of products on the roadmap, ranging from mobile devices to workstations, we will continue to deliver the best products and experiences to our customers. Please see our latest blog post for a recap of some product milestones in 2012.”

Today’s press release on the IDC Worldwide Quarterly PC Tracker is here.

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