In 2016, Apple dropped to fifth place in the ranking of the most successful suppliers of personal computers. On it informs edition Bloomberg, according to which the share of IOS accounted for 7.1% of the market.
It is noted that sales of personal computers, Apple has fallen more than the market in General. So, the implementation of PC in the past year decreased by 5.7%, while sales of the Mac lineup has become worse than 10%.
According to analysts, the market leader is Lenovo with a share of 21.3%, followed by HP, Dell and Asus. The share of these four companies account for more than 65% of the total PC market. The largest increase over the year (+10%) demonstrated Dell.
According to analysts Net Applications, in December macOS was set at 6.1% of personal computers, while a year ago this figure was higher — 7%, peak values were reached in April 2016 and 9.6%.
The value at the level of 6.1% the lowest since August 2011. By the way, Mac sales for the quarter ending last September, amounted to 4.9 million units, which is 14% less than in the same period of the previous year. In addition, thus, the reduction in demand was observed for the fourth consecutive quarter.