Sales Of IT Devices Set To Fall For The First Time Since 2010
Gartner predicts spending to hit US$606 billion
in 2015. But that is still a decline of 5.7 percent on 2014 – and lower than
Gartner had forecast just three months ago.
Worldwide combined shipments of devices (PCs, tablets, ultramobiles and mobile
The only sector that continues to show growth is the mobile phone market, where
The global PC shipment market is expected to total 300 million units in 2015, a
The market for tablets and clamshells is also on pace to contract. Ultramobile
Tablets will account for 207 million units, down 5.9 percent from 2014.
As for overall spending, Gartner does predict gadget sales will resume